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Ukraine - Resume Flagship Report (Vol. 2) : Review of the Education Sector in Ukraine : Moving toward Effectiveness, Equity and Efficiency (RESUME3) (English)

Ukraine has embarked on an ambitious reform agenda with great potential to transform and reposition the education system as a driver for economic growth and social prosperity. The reforms introduced...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Ukraine - Resume Flagship Report : Overview (English)

Ukraine has embarked on an ambitious reform agenda with great potential to transform and reposition the education system as a driver for economic growth and social prosperity. The reforms introduced...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Socio-economic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and Young Women through Market-Driven Skill Development and Secondary Education (English)

Adolescent girls and young women are a critical group for India and the state of Jharkhand; a group with unmet aspirations and tremendous potential to contribute to the growth and development of the...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

The Skills Balancing Act in Sub-Saharan Africa : Investing in Skills for Productivity, Inclusivity, and Adaptability (English)

Sub-Saharan Africa has the youngest population of any region of the world, and that growing working-age population represents a major opportunity to reduce poverty and increase shared prosperity. But...
Region/Country: Africa Type: Publication Year: 2019

Nepal Development Update : Investing in People to Close the Human Capital Gap (English)

Gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Nepal is estimated at 7.1 percent in FY2019, driven mainly by the service and agriculture sectors. The service sector is likely to grow by 7.5 percent due to a...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

from Evidence to Policy - Pakistan : What's the Best Way to Invest in Private School's : Pakistan : What's the Best Way to Invest in Private Schools? (English)

[SIEF, Impact Evaluation] Private schools that cater to low-income students are popular with parents seeking alternatives to government schools. But these private schools, which are often owned by...
Type: Brief Year: 2019

Every Learner Matters : Unpacking the Learning Crisis for Children With Disabilities (English)

Aligned with the message of the World Bank’s 2018 World Development Report: Learning to Realize Education’s Promise, ‘Every Learner Matters’ argues that for children with disabilities, the focus...
Region/Country: WLD Type: Publication Year: 2019

Tonga PEARL Project : Tonga’s School Readiness and Early Grade Reading Pilots - Impacts and the Case for Scale-up (English)

Between 2015 and 2017, two small-scale programs showed how to improve the school readiness and early literacy of children. The first program provided support to communities to setup and run...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Implementing and Evaluating Interventions to Improve School Readiness and Early Literacy : Experience from the Pacific Early Age Readiness and Learning Program : Operational Guide (English)

In recent decades, Pacific Island Countries (PICs) have improved school enrollment substantially. While children are performing better on numeracy than literacy in primary school, PI Literacy and...
Type: Publication Year: 2019

Improving Higher Education Policies in Russia : Increasing Internationalization in Higher Education - Analytical Note (English)

This note was prepared within the ASA project, the objective of which was is to provide knowledge and advisory support to the Ministry of Higher Education and Science and to Russian regional...
Type: Publication Year: 2019
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