Gordon Brown, UN Special Envoy for Global Education, and Alice Albright, CEO of GPE, just returned from a visit to Pakistan.
The World Bank approved a US$11.9 million grant for education in The Gambia.
The Board of Directors of the Global Partnership for Education approved a US$100 million grant for Bangladesh, contributing to the country’s education sector program. (In Bengali)
New York City, September 25, 2013 — Chief Executive Officer Alice Albright announced that the Global Partnership for Education will work with all partners to mobilize billions in additional funding to educate children in some of the world’s poorest countries.
The UN Special Envoy for Global Education, Gordon Brown, and GPE CEO Alice Albright, met with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to talk about education.