Press releases and announcements View all
July 12, 2018
The GPE Secretariat is seeking volunteers to act as peer reviewers in the process of developing practical guidance for local education groups (LEGs) in partner countries.
June 27, 2018
The Global Partnership for Education approves a US$7.68 million grant to strengthen education in Somaliland
The 3-year grant will support Somaliland’s education plan 2018-2021 which aims to increase the enrollment of girls and boys from diverse and under-educated communities in primary and secondary schools, improve the quality of schooling, and establish an effective system to gather and analyze education data.
Videos View all
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.
April 25, 2018
GPE is a global partnership and fund to ensure all children get a quality education. We support countries where millions of children are not attending school or learning and focus on the most vulnerable. Watch this video to learn more about what we do.
Infographics View all
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.
Slideshows View all
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
August 16, 2018
A report sponsored by Finland’s Ministry for Foreign Affairs urges Finland to step up and take a more active role in addressing the learning crisis in developing countries.
August 09, 2018
UNICEF facilitated a meeting in Uzbekistan between participants from the ministry of education and its affiliates, as well as its international development partners to present the strategic framework and priorities of the country's second education sector plan (ESP 2018-2022).
August 08, 2018
Education Cannot Wait is off to a strong start, having exceeded its initial fundraising targets, and gearing up to launch three multi-year programs in Uganda, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh.