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

Meet Gilles from Cameroon, who shares his inspiring story on how education saved him from a life on the streets.
Photo of the week: 22-year-old Wilfred Mangom shares his story on how education has helped him make a living and become a productive member of his community.
On World Teachers' Day, see how teachers all over the world are shaping the future for millions of children, particularly those that need it the most, and learn more about GPE's work to...
Kenya has a large and complex education system with an estimated 12 million children in about 120,000 institutions, including pre-primary schools. The Kenyan government is working with GPE to...

Our Latest Blogs

December 13, 2017
The PAEQUE (Equity and Quality for Improved Learning) program, supported by a GPE grant has achieved promising results in improving the quality of...
December 13, 2017
Following the AU-EU Summit in Abidjan last November, a member of the Youth plug-in initiative reflects on the proposals presented at the summit and...
December 12, 2017
USAID’s Africa Education team together with World Bank launched a new US$3 million Disability-Inclusive Education in Africa Program. A 3-year program...