Pope Francis and RESULTS UK are urging developing countries, including the UK, to show their political commitment to education by pledging significant financial support to GPE.
In this statement, Alice Albright expresses great concern about floods and landslides that affected several GPE partner countries, including Bangladesh, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nepal and Sierra Leone over the past weeks leading to deaths and displacement of millions of families.
In Bangladesh, the government is going to buy 50,000 laptops for primary schools under the third primary education development program, which aims to ensure quality education by improving the learning and teaching system. GPE and other partners are providing financial support to implement this project.
The Government of Bangladesh signed an agreement with the World Bank for a $100 million grant from the Global Partnership for Education for the ongoing Third Primary Education Development Program.
This week, the government of Bangladesh signed an agreement with the World Bank for a $100 million grant from the Global Partnership for Education.