GPE in the News
More than 80 Pacific Islanders working in early childhood education and readiness met this week in Port Vila, Vanuatu, during a workshop supported by the Pacific Early Age Readiness and Learning (PEARL) Program, to discuss best practice, and share experiences and responses to address the challenges commonly experienced in implementing, monitoring, and evaluating education programs and policies in the Pacific
Helle Thorning-Schmidt, former Prime Minister of Denmark calls on world leaders to pay more attention to the crisis that prevents millions of children around the world from accessing education.
Shakira, Gordon Brown, Erna Solberg and Julia Gillard recall world leaders on the importance to finance the Global Partnership for Education if they don’t want half of the world's youth population be denied access to education by 2030
In this interview with Mo magazine (Belgium), Julia Gillard discusses the challenge of getting all children in school in developing countries, and the need to step up financing for education.
Thanks to the World Bank, the Kaduna State government in Nigeria is distributing US$21.6 million in scholarship to increase access to quality basic education for girls in primary school. 8,050 girls and 1,047 female teachers will each receive N45,000 under the partnership between GPE and Nigeria.