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July 29, 2019
Global Partnership for Education support to strengthen Djibouti’s education system to also include refugee children
A new package of education support for Djibouti includes integrating refugee schools into the country’s mainstream education system.
July 18, 2019
The Global Partnership for Education is excited to announce the launch of a global call for proposals under its new Knowledge and Innovation Exchange.
July 05, 2019
Statement by Alice Albright welcoming G7 ministers’ commitment to support children’s education in the world’s poorest countries
The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) welcomes the important commitment made by G7 education and international development ministers to combat inequalities in education while recognizing education as a key driver for sustainable and gender responsive solutions.
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January 15, 2019
Binta Ilboudo has been a teacher in Burkina Faso for 13 years. She is one of the first teachers in the country to have been trained in the modernized curriculum, created with GPE support, and to use it in her classroom.
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.
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September 24, 2018
Explore the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings.
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January 07, 2019
In Yemen, the ongoing conflict and the devastating consequences of forced displacement, and damaged and occupied school buildings have disrupted the education of millions of children. GPE and UNICEF have joined forces to ensure that children can continue with their education by providing teachers with incentives and training.
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.
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August 01, 2019
The Strengthening Teacher Education Programme in Cambodia (STEPCam), a three-year initiative launched by UNESCO and funded in part by the Global Partnership for Education, will focus on building capacity in early childhood education. The Ministry of Education plans to roll out STEPCam nationwide in coming years.
July 20, 2019
During her visit to Ethiopia, education activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai explained in an interview that promoting girls' education is more than just reading and writing; it empowers women, it fuels economic growth and increases health outcomes.
July 15, 2019
In this op-ed, Alice Albright argues that at a time when the world should be progressing rapidly toward achieving SDG 4, it faces a deepening crisis instead. To address it, the G7 and developing countries alike must offer concrete commitments that match the scale of the challenge.