With a US$20.6 million in grant approved by GPE, Cambodia is launching an initiative to improve the quality of primary education, especially in grades 1, 2 and 3.
Statement by Julia Gillard, Board Chair of the Global Partnership for Education, at the closing of the GPE Board meeting in Brussels on June 12-14, 2018.
GPE welcomes the G7 Charlevoix Declaration on Quality Education for Girls, Adolescent Girls and Women in Developing Countries and applauds the priority focus at this year's summit on the need for quality education, especially during times of conflict and crisis.
Charlevoix Declaration on quality education for girls, adolescent girls and women in developing countries.
The grant will particularly benefit children from disadvantaged groups, and will foster effective teaching, leadership and management skills of education staff, including teachers, school principals, as well as local and national education service providers.