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$4.6 billion
in grants
have been allocated to education by GPE since 2003

Our Impact

Photo story: View the impact that a US$5.2 million GPE grant to Zanzibar has made in building a more inclusive education system.
In Nicaragua, newly constructed preschools, resembling the outside of a castle, combined with new learning materials and improved teacher training have created a stimulating atmosphere for children,...
The ambitious new framework will give GPE country partners the set of tools they need to ensure adequate financing to support quality education for all their children
Despite a humanitarian crisis and an economy in tailspin, about 90% of Yemen's schools are open, with the government trying to continue the education of over 5 million children and youth, 73% of...

Our Latest Blogs

May 29, 2017
Of the 65 GPE partner countries, 28 are affected by some sort of conflict or fragility and are home to 63% of the world’s forcibly displaced children...
May 26, 2017
GPE Board Chair wraps up a week in Europe advocating for increased financing for global education
May 25, 2017
New guidance developed by GPE and the United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI) ] supports practitioners to refresh their knowledge of...