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October 17, 2018
The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved US499,825 for Togo to conduct a sector analysis and revise the 2014-2025 education plan.
October 17, 2018
The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved US$500,000 for Cameroon to develop a new education sector plan.
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October 11, 2018
18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda lives in Navobod, a village located in the Jaloliddini Balhi district in Tajikistan. After graduating from secondary school, she has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business.
October 03, 2018
President Macron speaks about education at 2018 UN General Assembly, in particular the fact that France hosted with Senegal the GPE Financing Conference in February 2018 in Dakar, and that France has committed to multiply by 10 its contribution to GPE.
September 17, 2018
Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Minister of Education of Senegal, was named Vice-Chair of the Global Partnership for Education in June 2018. Minister Thiam tells us why education is critical in his country and around the world, and why he thinks GPE is the right organization to help developing countries achieve their education goals
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September 24, 2018
Explore the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings.
April 07, 2018
In Focus: School Health Some of the most common childhood health conditions have consequences for education and ultimately a person’s ability to contribute meaningfully to society. Schools are a cost-effective platform for providing simple, safe, and effective health interventions for girls and boys from age 5 through their early 20s.
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June 22, 2018
Millions of people around the world are forced from their homes. Children are most affected, missing out on their education or having to adapt to a new language and system in their host country.
May 04, 2018
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 achieve results in education in developing countries.
February 20, 2018
Niger has one of the worst literacy rates in the world. With 10 different ethnic groups and languages, the Niger government, with support from GPE, is piloting local-language curriculum to improve literacy outcomes in primary school.
GPE media coverage View all
October 16, 2018
In this op-ed, Rihanna makes the case for investing in education, and encourages individuals to join her in the fight for the quarter of a billion young people still denied the right of education.
October 16, 2018
Preventing visual impairment requires raising visibility and financing for eye care outside the sector and outside the traditional donor aid model. In 2016, through funding from GPE, Sightsavers started an initiative to show how schools can be a platform to deliver health interventions.
October 09, 2018
The African Union Commission, Senegal and partners organized an expo to showcase technical and social innovations in education and training in Africa. The Prime Minister of Senegal acknowledged efforts on the part of Senegal and the Global Partnership for Education to improve education outcomes in Africa.