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

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...
Today a new report on the Economic Impacts of Child Marriage is launched by the World Bank and the International Center on Research for Women (ICRW). GPE contributed funding to this research. We...
Photo of the week: Meet 18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda from Tajikistan who recently graduated from secondary school and has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business...
Photo of the week: For Aishetu Mahmoudu Hama, attending primary school came with many challenges. She was one of only a handful of students studying in a tiny spartanly equipped classroom. Despite...

Our Latest Blogs

September 20, 2017
Follow live: Financing the Future: Education 2030, a high-level event at the UN General Assembly will address the alarming education crisis the world...
September 19, 2017
A girls’ education advocate, 20-year-old Amina, uses her voice to demand a global commitment to ensure all girls have the opportunity to go to school...
September 18, 2017
Join #ShapeTheFuture, a digital campaign calling on global citizens to take action to #ShapeTheFuture for the millions of children and youth who don...