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

Photo of the week: 28-year-old English teacher, Rashida Ibrahim, is committed to contributing to the development of her country by providing education to her community.
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.
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...
Over the past decades, Burkina Faso has made impressive progress in education: from 60% of children out of school in the early 2000s to 70% of children now enrolled in primary school. But the country...

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...