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

Our Impact

Kenya is allocating more than Sh1 billion, from a grant by the Global Partnership for Education, to 3,654 primary schools to improve the teaching of mathematics for students in grades 1 and 2.
Through the Early Child Education project, financed by GPE, 100 formal schools and community-based preschools have opened in Cambodia, benefiting more than 125,000 students aged 3-5 years old.
Scholarships help girls in Niger who live too far from secondary school to find host families and continue to go to school
Thanks to education, Michael could escape from a life of crime and violence. Now he is giving back by mentoring young people in the slums to help them find a path to a better life.

Our Latest Blogs

October 18, 2017
Building on Uganda’s great progress in increasing the number of children enrolled in school, the GPE-supported program in this country now aims to...
October 17, 2017
Explore a compilation of 5 blog posts we have published on the intricate links between education and poverty.
October 16, 2017
Observations from Alice Albright during her trip to Honduras, where she saw firsthand the progress made in the education sector as well as the...