Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA)

  • A Advocate
  • N Network
  • R Researcher

Description

The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA) was established in 2010 by organizations from the fields of education in emergencies and conflict-affected fragile states, higher education, protection, international human rights, and international humanitarian law who were concerned about on-going attacks on educational institutions, their students, and staff in countries affected by conflict and insecurity.

Primary Functions

  • Awareness Raising/Advocacy
  • Networking/Convening
  • Research - other

Secondary Functions

  • Research - policy analysis
  • Research - project evaluation

Geographic Scope

  • Global / regional

Areas of work Back to Top

Education topics addressed

Attainment

  • Post-secondary
  • Primary completion
  • Secondary completion

Other

  • Other

Cross-cutting topics addressed

  • Adolescent pregnancy/childbearing
  • Early/child marriage
  • Economic/livelihoods (including savings/financial inclusion, etc.)
  • Female genital mutilation/cutting
  • Migration
  • Other
  • Violence (at home, in relationships)

Funders and partners Back to Top

Current girls' education partners

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Locations and contact information Back to Top

Website

Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA)

Headquarters location(s)

  • New York, New York, United States of America

Country offices

  • N/A

Locations of current girls’ education work

Map showing countries (listed below) where the organization is involved with girls' education programs

  • Afghanistan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Colombia
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Kenya
  • Libya
  • Mali
  • Mexico
  • Myanmar
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Russian Federation
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Thailand
  • Türkiye
  • Ukraine
  • Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
  • Yemen
  • Zimbabwe

Projects Back to Top