GPE in the News
Under MESIP, Malawi is investing in infrastructure in hopes to increase access to quality education. The program is being implemented with a US$44.9 million in financial support from the Global Partnership for Education.
A $10 million fund from GPE will support Government’s effort to procure the needed learning and teaching material and also build some new state-of-the-art infrastructures like schools.
According to President Juan Orlando Hernández, Honduras's new national education model, designed in coordination with the GPE strives to prevent gang activity by providing children with quality education.
The approval of its Education Sector Plan Development Grant by GPE will help Vanuatu strengthen the knowledge required for the development of more equitable and efficient education sector plans and to enforce the capacity building for staff in the Ministry of Education and Training of the country.
In a recent essay on the role of men in the fight for gender equality, the lead singer of the rock band U2, recalls the importance of girls’ education to lift developing countries out of poverty.