Global Partnership for Education

Since 2002, GPE partners have achieved remarkable results and helped millions more children enroll in school for a quality education.

64 million
more children
were in primary school in 2014 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
78%
of primary teachers
received pre- or in-service training in GPE partner developing countries in 2014
36
GPE partner countries
have achieved gender parity in primary school completion or have more girls than boys completing primary school
US$4.7 billion
in grants
have been allocated to education by GPE since 2003

Our Impact

At the invitation of the Democratic Republic of Congo, education ministry officials from Chad and Madagascar traveled to Kinshasa to participate in DRC's education joint sector review, learn and...
In contrast to the general stagnation of aid to education, GPE disbursements increased from 2010-2015 and we are now the second-largest multilateral donor to basic and secondary education.
1,696 secondary schools in Tanzania will receive laboratory equipment and 213 special needs schools will benefit from learning and teaching materials, in an effort to improve the teaching of science...
New guidance developed by GPE and the United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI) ] supports practitioners to refresh their knowledge of gender equality, to identify, better understand and...

Our Latest Blogs

July 26, 2017
Common metrics are being developed to monitor learning. It is crucial if we are to obtain a comprehensive and comparable picture of how well children...
July 25, 2017
GPE Global Ambassador Rihanna called world leaders including Macri, Macron, and Trudeau on Twitter to prioritize education financing and GPE’s...
July 21, 2017
For the first time, the G20’s Leaders’ Declaration included concrete recommendations to support education for all. This was in part thanks to...