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Aid to education

The Directorate-General for International Cooperation is responsible for the Netherlands’ development cooperation policy, its coordination, implementation, and funding.

The Netherlands’ strategic priorities for development cooperation in education are:

  • Children in war zones
  • Child labor
  • Girls’ education

In 2015, the top five recipients of Dutch ODA for basic education were: Pakistan, Burundi, South Africa, Mali, and Egypt.

Netherlands and GPE

The Netherlands is part of the Donor 1 constituency on the GPE Board, together with BelgiumLuxembourgRussia, and Switzerland.

Last updated May 16, 2017