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

Graph of the week: Significant progress has been made in enrolling children in pre-primary education in GPE partner developing countries between 2002 and 2014. Investing in pre-primary education is...
In 2015, results from the Zimbabwe Early Learning Assessment (ZELA) showed promising improvements. This progress in learning was largely due to the focused strategies and programs implemented by the...
Educators from Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania Mainland, Uganda, Zambia and Zanzibar gathered in Dar Es Salaam, tanzania this week to pilot the use of the recently released GPE/UNGEI Guidance for...
The new education sector plan being developed by the government of Zanzibar aims to expand early childhood education around the country

Our Latest Blogs

April 25, 2017
The global initiative on out-of-school children, a joint UIS and UNICEF project supported by a GPE grant, helped more than 70 countries develop and...
April 23, 2017
World Book and Copyright Day is celebrated every year on April 23.
April 22, 2017
To celebrate Earth Day we created an infographic highlighting the strong links between education and environmental awareness and impact