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
65%
of GPE partner countries
with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
64%
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...

Despite facing long years of civil war and unrest, Puntland has made great progress in ensuring children can go to school and learn. This has resulted in the region becoming a role model for other...

The GPE-funded program in Afghanistan has made great progress in increasing and sustaining equitable access to education. Over the last year and a half, 3 closed schools were reopened, and 249...

Educators from across the Eastern Caribbean will gather in St. Lucia on April 3-4, 2018 for a regional teacher education conference to get a better understanding of the status of teacher education...

Our Latest Blogs

April 23, 2018

Formula funding is critical to ensure more equitable spending on education. Unless resources are redistributed with the most disadvantaged receiving the largest share of government funding, there will be little progress towards SDG 4.

April 23, 2018

Even though governments are primarily responsible for the right to education, civil society plays a key role in holding governments accountable for commitments and outcomes. Read examples on how citizen-led accountability is making positive changes across education systems.

April 23, 2018

In sub-Saharan Africa more than 1 in 3 adults cannot read. On World Book and Copyright Day we call on African leaders to invest more in their education systems and create a conducive environment to promote reading.