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August 23, 2018
Education sector plan development grant for the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States. August 2018
The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved US$450,150 for the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) to develop an education sector analysis and update the education sector plan.
August 17, 2018
Julia Gillard, GPE Board Chair, reacts to the deadly attack on students at an education center in Kabul, Afghanistan.
August 14, 2018
Statement by the Global Partnership for Education Secretariat on the tragic killing of school children in Yemen
GPE stands firmly with the international community in calling on all parties for an end to the continuing violence that is taking the lives of children and teachers in Yemen.
Videos View all
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
September 14, 2018
At the Amadou Diaré primary school in Dakar, 80% of students pass the final exam compared to only 47% last year. Thanks to targeted investments by the government, with the support of the Global Partnership for Education, Senegal ensures that more and more children are learning.
May 24, 2018
There are 28 million girls in West and Central Africa who have no access to education. Learn the barriers to education they face and what can be done to ensure they learn.
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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.
March 09, 2018
Ensuring quality education for all is central to the achievement of all 17 Global Goals, in particular the goal to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.
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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.
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September 22, 2018
Global, business, education and youth leaders, including GPE, launch a new partnership to get every young person into quality education, training or employment by 2030.
September 20, 2018
The state of Katsina’s Commissioner for Education, Dr. Badamasi Lawal Charanchi, recently recognized that GPE’s support to the Nigeria government through a $100 million fund, has really contribute to address issues related to education service delivery, especially at the basic level with a particular emphasis on girl-child education.
September 18, 2018
GPE Global Ambassador Rihanna wants to be part of a solution that tackles the education crisis. The lack of access to education for millions of children around the world can only be solved if the international community comes together and commits to solving it.