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Donors

Overview

Although Beng Alba did not have a lot of toys growing up in the countryside, she did not feel deprived. Almost as soon as she learned how to make words out of letters, she discovered the magic, joy and love of reading. This love stayed with her until her adulthood and greatly influenced her choice of vocation. She writes books for kids and works as an editor in a publishing company. Reading charted the course of her life. She tells us,
Donors provide financial and technical assistance to help partner developing countries as they design and implement their education strategies.

In GPE developing partner countries, donors provide technical expertise to national governments and play a pivotal role in the coordination of local partners, as well as in the elaboration and monitoring of education strategies and programs.

Donors contribute funding to education on a bilateral basis and through the GPE Fund, and may act as grant agents for GPE grants.

Donor partners

Cumulative contributions

Cumulative contributions to the GPE Fund by donor (%). 2003 to September 2016

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Note: the percentages in this graph show donor contributions signed into agreement and received. Pledges not yet signed into an agreement are not included