Global Partnership for Education board meeting to be held in Stockholm

The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) will hold its annual board meeting in Stockholm on June 12, 2019, gathering over 130 participants from all of the world.

The minister for education, Anna Ekström, will open the meeting speaking about the importance of education for democracy, equality and sustainable development. Sweden is one of the top contributors to the GPE; at the 2018 pledging conference in Senegal, Sweden pledged a contribution of SEK1 billion (US$106 million) for the period 2018-2020.  

Press release- Swedish government (in Swedish)

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