Global Partnership for Education

Since 2002, GPE partners have achieved remarkable results and helped millions more children enroll in school for a quality education.

72 million more children were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
72 million
more children
were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
65% of GPE partner countries with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
65%
of GPE partner countries
with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
64% of GPE partner countries have as many girls as boys completing primary school compared to 62% in 2013
64%
of GPE partner countries
have as many girls as boys completing primary school compared to 62% in 2013
US$2.3 billion in GPE grants have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

GPE launches its Results Report 2015/2016, which monitors the partnership’s progress in meeting its goals and objectives for improved learning, through educational systems that are responsive to...
For Aishetu Mahmoudu Hama, attending primary school came with many challenges. She was one of only a handful of students studying in a tiny spartanly equipped classroom. Despite such challenges,...
Joint sector reviews (JSRs) have emerged as an important forum for coordinating education stakeholders, enabling data gathering for sector performance analysis, joint learning, and decision-making,...
Meet 18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda from Tajikistan who recently graduated from secondary school and has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business.

Our Latest Blogs

15-year-old Abdul Mutallab, gathers grass to sell at an internally displaced people settlement in Nigeria. Abdul has no family in the settlement. He followed this group when they were running away from attacks and got separated from his own family. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch
August 18, 2017
World Humanitarian Day is held every year on August 19 to raise awareness and support for those individuals that are affected by crisis around the...
A girl in Murape Primary School, Zimbabwe. Credit: GPE/Carine Durand
August 17, 2017
In an effort to further enhance its impact, GPE is in the process of developing two new funding mechanisms which aim to fund knowledge and innovation...
Alice Albright, chief executive officer of the Global Partnership for Education during her interview with Sky News Australia. Credit: GPE/April Golden
August 16, 2017
Earlier this month, GPE CEO Alice Albright visited Japan and Australia to meet with partners and discuss how best to collaborate in the context of...