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Aid to education
In Sweden, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) are responsible for managing international development cooperation.
Sweden supports GPE priority areas of:
- Girls’ education
- Countries affected by fragility and conflict
- Inclusive education
In 2017, the top recipients of basic education ODA disbursement were: Afghanistan, Liberia, Syrian Arab Republic, Tanzania, Jordan.
*Pledge for 2021-2024.
Minister for Education, Sweden
Sweden and GPE
Sweden sits on the Finance and Risk Committee.