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December 02, 2018
A 2017 report in 19 middle- and low-income countries on inclusive education by the World Bank and GPE concluded that 3 in 10 children with disabilities have never enrolled in school. In Nigeria for example, determining the percentage of children with learning disabilities is next to impossible because official data is nonexistent.
November 26, 2018
In 2018, Vietnam’s two major universities made the list of top 1,000 most reputable universities worldwide. A recent report by the ministry of Education shows that the current rate of literacy between the ages of 15 and 60 in the country is close to 98%, reaching the target set for 2020.
November 26, 2018
The Global Partnership for Education is stepping up its support for countries affected by conflict with three new grants approved by the Board of Directors totalling more than US$200 million.
November 23, 2018
Launched ahead of the African Union Commission’s second African Girls Summit on Ending Child Marriage taking place in Accra, Ghana this week, a new report from the World Bank reveals that child marriage are jeopardizing African economies.
November 19, 2018
In an opinion piece in Teacher Magazine, Julia Gillard shares her appreciation for teachers. As she puts it, teachars are and will always be the backbone of the education system. It is why they constitute the largest single expenditure in education budgets around the world and why the Global Partnership for Education ensure they are supported.
November 15, 2018
The government in Cambodia, the EU and other partners, including GPE, launched a new phase of the Capacity Development Partnership Fund aimed at strengthening the country's education sector.
November 14, 2018
UNESCO in close cooperation with the government of Belgium will convene the Global Education Meeting in Brussels, Belgium on December 3‐5, 2018. The meeting will focus on reviewing the SDG4‐Education 2030 agenda against progress made, and share outcomes with the appropriate overall global follow‐up and review mechanisms for the SDGs.
November 13, 2018
GPE will host a webinar on the World Bank publication ‘Facing Forward: Schooling for Learning in Africa’ on November 29, 2018.
November 13, 2018
The Education World Forum will take place January 20-23, 2019, in London. The theme will be "What we should do with what we know: Developing education policy for implementation, impact and exponential success".