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With the launch of the electronic registration system for students in public and private primary schools, major reforms have been ushered in the education sector in Tanzania.
The government is implementing the Malawi Education Sector Improvement Project (MESIP), funded through the Global Partnership for Education, and praises the outstanding commitment they have received...
Partners from Burkina Faso, Honduras, Kenya, Mauritania, Niger, Tajikistan and Uganda, whether ministry official, donor or CSO representative, share why they think GPE has the right approach to...
Community-based schools have been a game changer reinforcing education in Afghanistan’s remote areas, transcending the security challenges that exist in many parts of the country.
In 6 districts in Uganda, 54 primary schools have been constructed under the Uganda Teacher and School Effectiveness Program financed by a GPE grant.
The Global Book Alliance (founded by GPE and other partners) is launching a new global digital library in Ethiopia to increase the availability of free, high quality, reading resources for children...
In Focus: School Health On the occasion of World Health Day, we emphasize how school-based health programs can significantly improve both health and learning for children. This is also evidenced in...
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...
A few years ago, more than three children in Kenya had to share one math textbook, which had a negative impact in learning outcomes. Under the Primary Education Development program, funded by GPE,...
The Gambia received US$35 million from GPE and the World Bank to increase access to early childhood education, basic education, and koranic centers. The grant will also help improving teacher...
In an effort to strengthen school leadership, Zambia’s ministry of general education is providing school leaders with toolkits, which give step-by-step guidance on implementing effective school...
GPE and the World Bank approved a grant totaling US$100 million to improve learning in basic education. The grant will help improve reading and numeracy skills and reduce repetition rates. Madagascar...
Over the past 20 years, the number of preschools in Uzbekistan has decreased by almost half. With support from GPE, the government of Uzbekistan is actively investing in the preschool sector to...
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 Global Partnership for Education and the World Bank Group approved a grant totaling US$100 million to improve learning outcomes within the first two sub-cycles of basic education in Madagascar.
In Focus: Gender Equality In Mauritania, Mariam Mohamed Vall put her dream of becoming a teacher on hold to take care of her family. Now she is not only realizing her dream but getting the training...
Mariam Mohamed Vall put her dream of becoming a teacher on hold to take care of her family. Now she is not only realizing that dream but getting the training she needs to help turn the tide on poor...
In Focus: Gender Equality Read 8 stories of girls around the world which highlight the great progress that has been done in ensuring girls have access to quality education and the challenges that...
Kenya’s ministry of education will perform a three-day inspection in public primary schools to evaluate early grade mathematics competencies. Conducted under the Kenya primary education development...
In Focus: Gender Equality Learn how GPE working in partnership with the government of Mauritania, is helping girls like 14-year-old Aichetou transition to lower secondary school by ensuring distance...
In Focus: Gender Equality The government of Mauritania, with the support of GPE, has been building more proximity schools in areas with large populations where children, especially girls, have not...
In the past few years, Puntland has made great strides to rebuild its education system. School enrollment has increased and school infrastructure has improved. Recently, Puntland received a GPE grant...
Following GPE’s Financing Conference held on February 1-2, 2018, the government of Malawi has committed to increase public education expenditure from 24% in 2018 to 31% in 2020. In an interview with...