Press releases and announcements View all
October 29, 2018
Global Partnership for Education launches US$17.9 million grant for the Federal Government of Somalia
The grant will help more than 32,000 out-of–school children to go to primary school and get a quality education, strengthen the capacity of the Ministry of Education Culture and Higher Education at the federal level and in Member States and support monitoring, accountability and communication across the education system.
October 17, 2018
The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved US499,825 for Togo to conduct a sector analysis and revise the 2014-2025 education plan.
Videos View all
October 23, 2018
Nicolette Henry, Minister of Education of Guyana, outlines the priorities for the new education plan; how the Global Partnership for Education helps the country achieve results; and what she considers to be the main success of the early childhood education program supported by GPE.
October 18, 2018
GPE has been supporting the government of Guyana improve the access and quality of early childhood education for the most disadvantaged children. Thanks to an integrated intervention that included training teachers and parents, and distributing learning materials, 88% of children now master letters and numbers.
October 11, 2018
18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda lives in Navobod, a village located in the Jaloliddini Balhi district in Tajikistan. After graduating from secondary school, she has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business.
Infographics View all
September 24, 2018
Explore the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings.
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.
Slideshows View all
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.
GPE media coverage View all
October 20, 2018
Led by the ministry of education and partners including GPE, the Capacity Development Partnership Fund (CDPF) is enabling education professionals in one of Cambodia’s poorest provinces to get trained in statistics and data analysis.
October 18, 2018
Kaduna State in Nigeria held a training exercise for 5, 834 primary school teachers and administrators on improving reading and writing in their classrooms.
October 16, 2018
In this op-ed, Rihanna makes the case for investing in education, and encourages individuals to join her in the fight for the quarter of a billion young people still denied the right of education.