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

The state of Katsina’s Commissioner for Education, Dr. Badamasi Lawal Charanchi, recently recognized that GPE’s support to the Nigeria government through a $100 million fund, has really contribute to...
Sudan has endured several armed conflicts that devastated the education sector. Recognizing that a strong education system can promote peace and prevent conflict, the government of Sudan, with...
With support from GPE, the government of Guyana is making great progress in improving early childhood education and reducing disparities in learning outcomes between coastal and hinterland areas.
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.