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
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
96%
of education sector plans
assessed in 2016/17 met quality standards compared to 58% in 2014/15

Our Impact

With GPE’s support, children in disadvantaged areas of Guyana are building the foundation for better learning.
A new program supported by a GPE grant aims to ensure quality education through continuous professional development for teachers, particularly in the early grades.
Kaduna State in Nigeria held a training exercise for 5, 834 primary school teachers and administrators on improving reading and writing in their classrooms.

Our Latest Blogs

November 21, 2018
Seven African countries gathered with development partners in Rwanda to share experiences and form partnerships allowing them to address effectively the education needs of refugee children.
November 20, 2018
For Universal Children’s Day, we review a few examples on how GPE partner countries work every day to further the right to education so that children, no matter their circumstances, can thrive.
November 19, 2018
It’s Universal Children’s Day. Celebrate with us and #GoBlue!