Pledges at 2018 GPE Financing Conference


At the Global Partnership for Education Financing Conference in Dakar, Senegal, on February 2, 2018, developing countries have pledged to increase domestic funding to education, and organizations and donor countries have pledged financial support to the GPE fund. Find these pledges below in the currency they were announced.

Developing Country Partners

Country Period Currency Amount
Afghanistan 2018-20 AFN 132,706,000,000 Pledge
Benin 2018-2020 XOF 643,700,000,000 Pledge
Bhutan 2018-2020 BTN 22,900,000,000 Pledge
Burkina Faso 2018-2019 XOF 781,900,000,000 Pledge
Burundi 2018-2020 BIF 808,500,000,000 Pledge
Cambodia 2018-2020 KHR 9,141,000,000,000 Pledge
Cameroon 2018-2020 XAF 2,014,300,000,000 Pledge
Central African Republic 2018 XAF 22,000,000,000 Pledge
Chad 2018-2020 XAF 380,500,000,000 Pledge
Comoros 2018-2020 KMF 40,500,000,000 Pledge
Congo, Democratic Republic of 2018-2020 CDF 2,831,000,000,000 Pledge
Congo, Republic of 2018-2020 XAF 698,000,000,000 Pledge
Cote d'Ivoire 2018-2020 XOF 3,428,800,000,000 Pledge
Dominica 2018-2019 XCD 179,000,000 Pledge
Ethiopia 2018-2020 ETB 195,700,000,000 Pledge
The Gambia 2018-2020 GMD 22,600,000,000 Pledge
Georgia 2018-2020 GEL 3,390,890,406 Pledge
Ghana 2018-2020 GHS 28,700,000,000 Pledge
Grenada 2018-2020 XCD 339,000,000 Pledge
Guinea 2018-2020 GNF 9,486,000,000,000 Pledge
Guinea-Bissau 2018-2020 XOF 43,900,000,000 Pledge
Guyana 2018-2020 GYD 116,900,000,000 Pledge
Haiti 2018-2020 HTG 42,900,000,000 Pledge
Kenya 2018-2020 KES 1,257,700,000,000 Pledge
Kyrgyz Republic 2018-2020 KGS 105,500,000,000
Lao PDR 2018-2020 LAK 12,194,300,000,000 Pledge
Lesotho 2018-2020 LSL 8,100,000,000 Pledge
Liberia 2018-2020 USD 254,800,000 Pledge
Madagascar 2018-2020 MGA 3,722,000,000,000 Pledge
Malawi 2018-2020 MWK 676,500,000,000 Pledge
Mauritania 2018-2020 MRO 201,800,000,000 Pledge
Mozambique 2018-2020 MZN 143,100,000,000 Pledge
Nepal 2018-2020 NPR 518,300,000,000 Pledge
Nicaragua 2018-2020 NIO 62,400,000,000 Pledge
Niger 2018-2020 XOF 556,600,000,000 Pledge
Nigeria 2018 NGN 486,000,000,000 Pledge
Pakistan 2018-2020 Pledge
Papua New Guinea 2018-2020 PGK 7,338,800,000 Pledge
Rwanda 2018-2020 RWF 819,200,000,000 Pledge
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2018-2020 XCD 387,000,000 Pledge
Sao Tome and Principe 2018-2020 STD 1,083,800,000,000 Pledge
Senegal 2018-2020 XOF 2,205,400,000,000 Pledge
Sierra Leone 2018-2020 SLL 3,090,100,000,000 Pledge
Somalia 2018-2020 USD 49,700,000 Pledge: Federal Government
Pledge: Puntland
Pledge: Somaliland
South Sudan 2018-2020 SSP 8,025,000,000 Pledge
Sudan 2018-2020 SSD 52,300,000,000 Pledge
Tajikistan 2018-2020 TJS 10,044,000,000 Pledge
Tanzania 2018-2020 TZS 14,021,000,000,000 Pledge: Mainland
Pledge: Zanzibar
Timor-Leste 2018-2020 USD 407,000,000 Pledge
Togo 2018 XOF 153,300,000,000 Pledge
Uganda 2018-2020 UGX 6,523,800,000,000 Pledge
Uzbekistan 2018-2020 UZS 61,784,000,000,000 Pledge
Zambia 2018-2020 ZMW 29,800,000,000 Pledge
Zimbabwe 2018-2020 USD 3,569,730,000 Pledge

Methodology note about pledge data collection, analysis, and aggregation

Donors

Donor Period Currency Amount Amount in USD*
Australia 2018-2020 AUD 90,000,000 72,500,000 Pledge | Press Release
Belgium 2018-2020 EUR 19,500,000 25,400,000 Pledge
Canada 2018-2020 CAD 180,000,000 147,400,000 Pledge | Press Release
Denmark 2018-2021 DKK 1,200,000,000 210,100,000 Pledge | Press Release
European Union 2018-2020 EUR 337,500,000 439,500,000 Pledge | Press Release
France 2018-2020 EUR 200,000,000 260,400,000 Press release
Germany 2018-2022 EUR 38,000,000 49,500,000 Pledge
Ireland 2018-2020 EUR 25,000,000 32,600,000 Pledge | Press Release
Italy 2018-2020 EUR 12,000,000 15,600,000 Pledge
Japan 2018 USD 2,681,790 2,681,790 Pledge
Luxembourg 2018 EUR 300,000 400,000 Pledge | Press Release
Norway 2018-2020 NOK 2,070,000,000 276,100,000 Press Release
Republic of Korea 2018-2020 USD 2,200,000 2,200,000 Pledge
Senegal 2018-2020 USD 2,000,000 2,000,000
Spain 2018-2020 EUR 1,500,000 2,000,000
Sweden 2018-2020 SEK 1,068,000,000 141,500,000 Pledge
Switzerland 2018-2020 CHF 33,250,000 37,600,000 Pledge
United Arab Emirates 2018-2020 USD 100,000,000 100,000,000 Press Release
United Kingdom 2018-2020 GBP 252,000,000 367,400,000 Press Release
United States of America 2018 USD 75,000,000 75,000,000
Foundations 2018-2020 USD 5,690,000 5,690,000

* USD values were calculated using the 18-month forward rates as published by Bloomberg on Feb 1, 2018