Global Partnership for Education

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

72 million
more children
were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
65%
of GPE partner countries
with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
64%
of GPE partner countries
have as many girls as boys completing primary school compared to 62% in 2013
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

In early March 2017, GPE and UNGEI launched a new tool to support partner countries in addressing gender equality as they prepare or revise their education sector plans.
Joint sector reviews (JSRs) have emerged as an important forum for coordinating education stakeholders, enabling data gathering for sector performance analysis, joint learning, and decision-making,...
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...
Meet 18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda from Tajikistan who recently graduated from secondary school and has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business.

Our Latest Blogs

August 18, 2017
World Humanitarian Day is held every year on August 19 to raise awareness and support for those individuals that are affected by crisis around the...
August 17, 2017
In an effort to further enhance its impact, GPE is in the process of developing two new funding mechanisms which aim to fund knowledge and innovation...
August 16, 2017
Earlier this month, GPE CEO Alice Albright visited Japan and Australia to meet with partners and discuss how best to collaborate in the context of...