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
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 a US$20.6 million in grant approved by GPE, Cambodia is launching an initiative to improve the quality of primary education, especially in grades 1, 2 and 3.
Find out how early interventions centers in Bangladesh are giving deaf children a better chance to thrive.
Learn how a US$34 million GPE grant to Balochistan is making education more accessible, especially for girls.
How can donkey carts help improve access to education? They ensure children attend school daily and address parents’ concerns that they can make the long distance to school safely.

Our Latest Blogs

August 17, 2018
How can we ensure that children have access to safe and effective learning spaces? Three GPE youth advocates share their insights.
August 15, 2018
Learn about the parity indices used to monitor progress towards target 4.5, which aims to eliminate inequalities in education.
August 14, 2018
Peace is on the horizon in South Sudan, and quality education is the key to building a stable future.