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

72 million
more children
were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
of GPE partner countries
with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
of GPE partner countries
had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2015
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

In Focus: Gender Equality The government of Mauritania, with the support of GPE, has been building more proximity schools in areas with large populations where children, especially girls, have not...
The GPE conference in Dakar on February 1 and 2, 2018 was the largest ever education financing event, with more than 10 heads of state, 100 ministers, and 1,200 participants. The event resulted in...
According to a survey conducted by the News Agency of Nigeria, no fewer than 10 million children have been enrolled in public primary schools in the north west and north central zones of Nigeria....
Thanks to a US$88.4 million grant awarded by the Global Partnership for Education, the government in Kenya has been able to distribute 6 million mathematics textbooks to public primary schools across...

Our Latest Blogs

March 16, 2018
In Focus: Gender Equality 14-year-old Aichetou is one girl whose family is convinced that an educated girl will become an empowered woman. With this belief at their core, they support and encourage Aichetou to finish school so that she can realize her full potential.
March 15, 2018
GPE analyzed how disability and inclusive education are handled in education sector plans and GPE-funded programs in a new stocktake report.
March 14, 2018
In Focus: Gender Equality Despite more countries adopting laws against domestic violence and sexual harassment, a new note analyzing global and regional trends shows that a shocking number of women and girls still lack legal protection at home, in school and in public spaces.