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Human Development

Project Title:
EQUIP
Grant Amount:
44,000,000
Approval Date:
June 1, 2005
Closing Date:
March 31, 2010

Project Objective:

The program aimed to improve the quality of educational inputs and processes as the foundation for a long-term strategy to enhance the quality of educational outcomes

Program Summary

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

This project achieved its development objective through:

(a) a focus on schools and communities to strengthen their capacity to better manage teaching-learning activities;

(b) investment in human resources (teachers, principals and educational administration personnel) and physical facilities; and

(c) institutional development of schools, District Education Departments, Provincial Education Departments and the Ministry of Education.

The program also aimed to promote education for girls by putting a priority for female teachers and students within each component activity.

PROGRAM RESULTS

  • 98% of Quality Enhancement Grants utilized;
  • 6.11 million children enrolled in schools,
  • 48, 473 female teachers trained and employed, 
  • National Education Strategy completed and implemented