GPE Head Visits South Sudan

© David Bridges/GPE

Picture of the week

At the start of their school day, these two girls from Gudele West Basic School, just outside of Juba, fervently sing the national anthem of their country, South Sudan. During her recent visit to the country, GPE’s Chief Executive Officer Alice Albright visited this school and two others. She also met with government officials and development partners to discuss support for the country’s schools and education programs.

Sub-Saharan Africa: South Sudan

Author(s)

The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat is headquartered in Washington DC and has approximately 100 staff. The Secretariat provides administrative and operational support to all its partners including...

Latest blogs

With support from partners, Afghanistan is reopening schools that had been closed due to insecurity or lack of sufficient facilities. So far, 60 schools have been reopened.
In a personal video message shared on the Malala Fund’s Twitter account, Malala implored “all governments, all countries and all world leaders” to support GPE and help get every girl and boy in...
How can we produce better data on education for developing countries, ultimately resulting in strengthened education systems? This blog proposes to increase demand-side investments through a new...