Global Partnership for Education

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

64 million
more children
were in primary school in 2014 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
78%
of primary teachers
received pre- or in-service training in GPE partner developing countries in 2014
36
GPE partner countries
have achieved gender parity in primary school completion or have more girls than boys completing primary school
US$4.6 billion
in grants
have been allocated to education by GPE since 2003

Our Impact

The ambitious new framework will give GPE country partners the set of tools they need to ensure adequate financing to support quality education for all their children
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...
Photo story: View the impact that a US$5.2 million GPE grant to Zanzibar has made in building a more inclusive education system.
Video of the week: Fifth grade teacher Fidèle puts into practice new skills to improve the learning environment in schools

Our Latest Blogs

420 million people would be lifted out of poverty with a secondary education. Credit: GEM Report
June 23, 2017
A new paper released by the Global Education Monitoring Report and the UNESCO Institute for Statistics shows that global poverty (the number of...
Children at Kapuri School, South Sudan Credit: UN Photo/JC McIlwaine
June 22, 2017
Since 2010, Africa Educational Trust (AET) has run an interactive radio learning program, called Speak-Up, aimed at increasing learning opportunities...
June 21, 2017
Zimbabwean Patrick Makokoro recently traveled the United States promoting early learning and the work of GPE