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

Aicha Macky, a sociologist and documentary film maker from Niger, can't imagine her life without an education. She strongly believes that a woman who is educated is better equipped to run a...
There is growing interest in the role of early learning programs in promoting peacebuilding because the foundations of development and learning are laid in the first five years of life. The link...
Photo of the week: Harrison Nyamawi has had more than his share of struggles trying to get an education, including raising the money he needed to stay in school. Despite these challenges, he...
GPE's Primary Education Development project (PRIEDE) in Kenya provides new textbooks and teacher training that brings mathematics to life and helps teachers improve learning outcomes, even in...

Our Latest Blogs

November 17, 2017
On Universal Children’s Day (November 20) GPE youth advocates will call on world leaders to #FundEducation and #ShapeTheFuture through Facebook Live...
November 14, 2017
GPE and UNESCO join forces to strengthen the capacity of ministries of education on EMIS in an effort to improve planning and monitoring activities...
November 10, 2017
Meet Gilles from Cameroon, who shares his inspiring story on how education saved him from a life on the streets.