Press releases and announcements View all
October 18, 2019
The Global Partnership for Education and the Islamic Development Bank welcome renewed commitment towards increasing domestic and international funding for basic education
At a meeting co-hosted by the Global Partnership for Education and Islamic Development Bank, Ministers of Finance and representatives of Sovereign Arab Funds discussed the challenges in education financing and the opportunities to unlock more and better domestic and international funding for basic education.
October 15, 2019
The Global Partnership for Education has approved grants totaling nearly US$756,000 to support education program development in 4 partner countries.
September 25, 2019
The Global Partnership for Education and two companies announced new partnerships to collect and use data to improve education quality in developing countries.
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
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.
GPE media coverage View all
October 11, 2019
In this opinion piece, Alice Albright and Mabel van Oranje remind us that 12 million girls are still married as children every year, and 130 million are not in school. On the International Day of the Girl let’s join forces to help girls stay in school, and out of child marriage.
August 28, 2019
On August 28, Norikazu SUZUKI, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan and Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Vice Chair of GPE, discussed on ways to strengthen collaboration between GPE and Japanese private sector and NGOs in their common effort to promote SDGs and support education sector planning and girls’ education in developing countries.
August 21, 2019
The Ministry of Education in Bhutan is earmarking for the first time funds for technical and vocational training. The ministry also plans to establish 115 new early childhood care and development centers across the country, funded by UNICEF and Global Partnership for Education.