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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.
September 23, 2019
The Global Partnership for Education has approved grants totaling nearly US$787,000 to support education sector analysis and planning, as well as education program development in 3 partner countries - Bangladesh, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe.
August 27, 2019
GPE and UNGEI welcome the G7’s spotlight on girls’ education and gender equality, and the group's support to the new Gender at the Center Initiative.
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October 03, 2018
President Macron speaks about education at 2018 UN General Assembly, in particular the fact that France hosted with Senegal the GPE Financing Conference in February 2018 in Dakar, and that France has committed to multiply by 10 its contribution to GPE.
September 17, 2018
Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Minister of Education of Senegal, was named Vice-Chair of the Global Partnership for Education in June 2018. Minister Thiam tells us why education is critical in his country and around the world, and why he thinks GPE is the right organization to help developing countries achieve their education goals
May 24, 2018
There are 28 million girls in West and Central Africa who have no access to education. Learn the barriers to education they face and what can be done to ensure they learn.
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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.
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.
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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 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.