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Financing secondary education in developing countries

Keith Lewin

Financing secondary education in developing countries

strategies for sustainable growth

by Keith Lewin

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Published by UNESCO, International Institute for Educational Planning in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Secondary -- Developing countries -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-370).

      Statementby Keith Lewin, François Caillods.
      ContributionsCaillods, Françoise., International Institute for Educational Planning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2826.6.D44 L49 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3631067M
      LC Control Number2002424404
      OCLC/WorldCa49776280

      the most comprehensive and timely data available on the financing of education in 45 SSA countries. Many of the indicators have never been published before and reflect a range of policy issues, such as changes in teacher salaries and private funding of education.   The WBG supports girls’ education through a variety of interventions. These include stipends to improve primary and secondary school completion for girls and young women, skills development programs, gender-inclusive and responsive teaching and learning, recruitment and training of female teachers, and building safe and inclusive schools for girls and young women.

      effort in the Education Group of the Human Development Department to examine alternative methods of financing education in developing countries, reviews World Bank education projects that became active from to The analysis is limited to projects with demand-side financing components and is based on World Bank staff appraisal Size: 2MB. The International Commission on Financing Global Education Opportunity (also known as the Education Commission) was set up in to reinvigorate the case for investing in education and to chart a pathway for increasing investment, especially in low- and middle-income countries. Chaired by United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education and former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown, the.

      ISCED level 4: Post-secondary non-tertiary ISCED level 5: Short-cycle tertiary education ISCED level 6: Bachelor’s or equivalent level ISCED level 7: Master’s or equivalent level ISCED level 8: Doctoral or equivalent level Levels assessed in UIS Questionnaire on Educational Expenditure o Education systems vary across countries;File Size: KB. Education in Africa at Current Rates and Unit Costs, –15 31 Share of Households in National Expenditure on Higher Education in Select African Countries, (or Closest Year) 57 Average Share of Households in National Expenditure on Education in 18 African Countries, by Level of Instruction, (or Closest Year) 58File Size: 2MB.


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Financing education in developing countries: an exploration of policy options (English) Abstract. With the current constrained financial conditions in many developing countries, it is essential to develop and utilize new methods of financing education to ensure efficiency and greater social by: This book explores the problems and issues of secondary-school financing in developing countries.

It outlines the rationale for expanding secondary education, investigates under what conditions it might be possible to do so at sustainable cost levels, presents case studies of secondary-school financing, and offers policy recommendations.

The first chapter outlines the rationale for a new Cited by: : Financing Secondary Education in Developing Countries: Strategies for Sustainable Growth (International Institute for Educational Planning) (): Lewin, Keith, Caillods, Francoise: BooksCited by: Education is an economically and socially productive investment.

Therefore, the educational systems in developing countries must continue to improve in quality, in efficiency, and in equality of opportunity if they are to continue serving as important instruments for improving the national economy. Yet, budgetary austerity tightens the public purse-strings, ever increasing school-age Cited by: This chapter discusses the community financing of education in Kenya.

Kenya has become well known for the scale of community involvement in education, particularly in the secondary school sector. In the context of community financing of education, Kenya is best known for its harambee secondary schools.

Financing secondary education in developing countries: Strategies for sustainable growth Keith Lewin and Françoise Caillods A paper copy of this publication may be obtained on request from:Cited by: Improving primary education in developing Financing secondary education in developing countries book (English) Abstract.

Primary education is a building block not only for further education but for the future. Economic and social progress depend on a thinking population and a literate, numerate labor force that can acquire, apply, Cited by: secondary were to enrol % of those of official entry age, 4 times as many places will be needed, rising to times as many by At upper secondary the figures are and times respectively for % participation.

To achieve universal lower secondary education, one third of the countries in SSA would have to provide between 4 and File Size: KB. Education Financing Priorities in Developing Countries 8 TABLE 2 Returns to Education by Country Income Group Income level Education level Rate of return (per cent) Private Social Primary Low income Secondary Tertiary Primary Lower middle Secondary Tertiary Primary   The financing of education has emerged as a major topic of discussion among policy makers in recent years.

There is evidence that in many developing countries, governments can no longer continue to increase spending on education at the high rates characteristic in the s and s. The macroeconomic environment has worsened, and there is keen intersectoral competition for public by: Keith M Lewin is a British Professor of International education and Development at the University of Sussex and Director of the Consortium for Research on Educational Access, Transitions and Equity (CREATE).

He is known for his work in educational planning, economics and finance of education, teacher education, assessment, science and technology education policy in developing countries Doctoral advisor: Professor Ronald Dore.

Solutions to increase financing for basic education need to go hand in hand with developing alternative financing options (e.g., loan programs and selective scholarships) at.

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Developing Asia and the Pacific provides a rich array of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) experiences, but too often these have recorded only modest results. Higher Education Countries in Asia and the Pacific are realizing that their economies cannot compete in a globalized world without a growing cadre of people with.

The higher education and research sector in the French-speaking countries of Africa has, for more than a decade, been in a state of severe crisis, stemming from an increasing disparity between the requirements vital to providing high quality education and the available resources.

This book examines the advantages and disadvantages cf various methods of financing education and discusses the basic issues related to increasing efficiency in education. Section 1 offers a short history of educational finance and discusses many of the traditional approaches to financing education.

Section 2. The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation inand headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the Forum is tied to no political, partisan or national interests. Secondary education gains importance in developing countries for a number of reason s.

The The rapidity at which t he developing countries achieve universal elementary enrolment wouldAuthor: Geetha Rani. The experience of education reform in developing and developed countries alike suggests that improving education systems is far more complicated, and that spending more might achieve little.

The comparison of creating a quality education system with some of the successful public health campaigns Sachs mentions might be misleading.Much of this growth took place in large and populous countries that started with relatively low levels of secondary education.

The number of secondary students in China, for example, doubled from. The World Bank Group is the largest financier of education in the developing world. We work on education programs in more than 80 countries and are committed to helping countries reach SDG4, which calls for access to quality education and lifelong learning opportunities for all by Education is a human right, a powerful driver of.