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

Binta Ilboudo has been a teacher in Burkina Faso for 13 years. She is one of the first teachers in the country to have been trained in the modernized curriculum, created with GPE support, and to use...
With GPE’s support, children in disadvantaged areas of Guyana are building the foundation for better learning.
GPE has been supporting the government of Guyana improve the access and quality of early childhood education for the most disadvantaged children. Thanks to an integrated intervention that included...

Our latest blogs

January 14, 2019
The Yidan Prize recognizes innovative ideas that tackle challenges in education. In 2018, Northwestern University’s Professor Larry V. Hedges, and CEO of online learning platform edX, Professor Anant Agarwal were honored.
January 10, 2019
As we start 2019, we share some of our New Year’s resolutions to ensure more children are in school and learning.
December 21, 2018
In 2018, we published 221 posts and more than 530,000 of you read them. See the top 10 blogs of the year, covering the key topics that GPE works on.