Press releases and announcements
The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) is delighted that the governments of Senegal and France will co-host its financing conference, which will take place on February 8, 2018 in Dakar, Senegal. This is the first time a donor and developing country co-host a GPE financing conference symbolizing the spirit of true partnership, which is the essence of GPE.
Statement by the leaders of France, Malawi, Norway and Senegal at the event: Financing the Future: Education 2030. September 20, 2017, at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City
In August 2017, the Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved a US$442,772 grant for Ghana to develop an education sector assessment and update the current education sector plan.
In this statement, Alice Albright expresses great concern about floods and landslides that affected several GPE partner countries, including Bangladesh, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nepal and Sierra Leone over the past weeks leading to deaths and displacement of millions of families.