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

77 million more children were in primary school in 2016 in partner countries compared to 2002
77 million
more children
were in primary school in 2016 in partner countries compared to 2002
76% of children completed primary school in 2015 in partner countries compared to 63% in 2002
76%
of children
completed primary school in 2015 in partner countries compared to 63% in 2002
66% of partner countries had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2016 compared to 42% in 2002
66%
of partner countries
had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2016 compared to 42% in 2002
96% of education sector plans assessed in 2016/17 met quality standards compared to 58% in 2014/15
96%
of education sector plans
assessed in 2016/17 met quality standards compared to 58% in 2014/15

Our Impact

Kaduna State in Nigeria held a training exercise for 5, 834 primary school teachers and administrators on improving reading and writing in their classrooms.
At the completion of the School Health Integrated Program (SHIP) in Cambodia, partners reflect on its achievements in getting children screened for worms and vision problems, to ensure their health...
Thanks to US$100 million from GPE, Kaduna State in Nigeria is preparing to spend N3 billion on girls’ education and school improvement before the end of 2018.
18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda lives in Navobod, a village located in the Jaloliddini Balhi district in Tajikistan. After graduating from secondary school, she has high hopes to become a...

Our Latest Blogs

Jaqueira Village. Porto Seguro, Bahia, Brazil (2008). An indigenous teacher of the Pataxó ethnic group teaches students in their native language Patxôhã. Credit: CLADE
October 18, 2018
What education do we need for the world we want? The Latin American Campaign for the Right to Education is seeking ways to answer this question.
Victoria Ibiwoye, youth representative on the Education 2030 Steering Committee.
October 17, 2018
An interview of Victoria Ibiwoye, youth representative on the Education 2030 Steering Committee, who talks about her experiences, motivations, and her message to other young people about education.
Students at the Ecole du Centre in Conakry, Guinea. Credit GPE/Tabassy Baro
October 16, 2018

A GPE youth advocate is using her voice to raise awareness about gender-based violence in school and how to empower girls to fight back.