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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.
August 20, 2019
In this op-ed, Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Vice-chair of the GPE Board of Directors, states that good progress has been made in ensuring more children are in school and learning with the support of global actors such as the Global Partnership for Education, and thanks to the knowledge and experience of countries like China.
August 07, 2019
Computer teachers and librarians in public secondary schools across the Kaduna State in Nigeria are benefiting from a training on e-learning. Financed by a GPE implementation grant, the training aims to equip computer teachers and librarians with the knowledge and skills to meet current ICT needs in schools.
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 30, 2019
The government in Kenya will conduct the first-ever joint sector review (JSR) of its education sector next year in conjunction with development partners. The decision to conduct the review came on the heels of the development partners coordination group meeting held at the Ministry of Education.
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.

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