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
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
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
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
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

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...
Through the Early Child Education project, financed by GPE, 100 formal schools and community-based preschools have opened in Cambodia, benefiting more than 125,000 students aged 3-5 years old.
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...
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...

Our Latest Blogs

Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo
November 21, 2017
A multimedia recap of GPE's third day of action for Universal Children's Day, with activities and engagement from many young people around...
Children draw at School #4 in Tajikistan. Credit: GPE/ Carine Durand
November 20, 2017
Universal Children’s Day presents an opportunity to advocate, promote, and celebrate children's rights. On this important day, we review 5 key...
Two girls take care of their younger siblings in Nigeria. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch
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...