were in primary school in 2014 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
of primary teachers
received pre- or in-service training in GPE partner developing countries in 2014
GPE partner countries
have achieved gender parity in primary school completion or have more girls than boys completing primary school
have been allocated to education by GPE since 2003
Meet Rumana, a 26-year-old woman from Sudan, who as a child didn’t go to school so she didn’t learn to read or write. After taking lessons at home to learn the basics, she started going to school and...
In Somaliland, more than 50 female teachers completed a two-year training in school management and administration funded by the GPE and supported by UNICEF.
Video of the week: Lalao Marie-Angèle, 22, lives in Masindray, Madagascar. In 2013, she opened her village’s first community school
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