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March 20, 2019
Japan is providing a new assistance package of US$25 million to South Sudan in partnership with international organizations like the Global Partnership for Education, through which US$1.5 million will be dispensed to support the country's education sector plan.
March 05, 2019
Under a GPE grant, Kano State in Nigeria started the disbursement of N1.5 billion in scholarship to 34,698 schoolgirls in the state to improve access to quality education. The governor called on parents to use the scholarship to achieve the intended objective, making sure girls stay in school.
March 01, 2019
Thanks to US$35 million in grants from the World Bank and GPE, The Gambia launched its Education Sector Support Program to promote early childhood development, and boost access to basic education and madrassas.
February 27, 2019
On the sidelines of the recent Education World Forum in London, The PIE News caught up with South Sudanese Minister of education, Deng Deng Hoc Yai, who noted that their priorities are to promote quality education and expand access to learning.
January 31, 2019
GPE CEO Alice Albright joined President Julius Maada Bio in Freetown, Sierra Leone, to announce a US$17.2 million grant from GPE to boost the country's flagship quality education program.
January 28, 2019
An audit of the 2018 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examination showed great improvement in 4,000 schools that have registered low performance scores for years. These institutions are part of the School Improvement Plan program being implemented by the ministry of education through a Sh8.8 billion grant from GPE.
January 24, 2019
In this op-ed, Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Vice Chair of the GPE Board of Directors, highlights that all countries have an important responsibility: to ensure that all children receive a quality education.
January 22, 2019
The Government in Kenya, with support from partners including GPE, distributed 60 million textbooks in public primary and secondary schools to achieve its goal of 1 textbook per student.
January 22, 2019
The Platform for Girls’ Education, a group of government representatives and heads of leading multilateral agencies like GPE, commissioned a report that found that girls still remain disadvantaged in a large number of the Commonwealth countries.

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