Education

Jan 17, 2011

Government investments in public education are seen as a key factor in driving economic development and eliminating poverty. Because of the significant impact schooling can have on an individuals

THE EDUCATION MDG: IS MORE BETTER?

Oct 08, 2009

…overly ambitious or unfair, they have mobilized resources and helped to build political will to improve the education sector in countries around the world. Now, more than halfway to the…

A new Education MDG? Lets have quality AND access

May 17, 2011

In the CGD’s Views from the Center Blog, Nancy Birdsall comments on the World Bank’s new education policy that targets learning rather than access education. This may sound like

Do school fees block access to education?

Sep 15, 2009

…also argues that “the bold initiative required to abolish school fees could provide the catalyst for further educational reforms and improvements.”

Given the various challenges to education in Africa, it…