Development cooperation

Global Education Network Europe (GENE): core funding


Global Education Network Europe (GENE), is the network of Ministries and Agencies with national responsibility for global education and related fields in Europe. GENE supports networking, peer learning, research and the development of national high quality global education policy and practice. The main aim of GENE is to support quality and results-oriented global education. GENE brings together over 60 Ministries and Agencies, of Education, Foreign Affairs and International Development, from 25 European countries. GENE is the only larger actor on global education in Europe. Its networks and proximity to the EU has advanced the impact of the network in promoting quality education and related SDG target 4.7.

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Funding decision

50 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Promotion of development awareness (non-sector allocable) 100%

Special target group

  • girls
  • children
  • youth
  • elderly people
  • people with disability
  • indigenous peoples / ethnic minorities
  • Gender and sexual minorities

Funding channel

Global Education Network Europe



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