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Lebanon No Lost Generation Initiative (NLGI)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

To support the delivery of non-formal education and child protection for the most vulnerable out of school refugee children and children from host communities aged 3-18 as part of the No Lost Generation Initiative. The programme will provide up to 100,000 children with Government-endorsed non-formal education and up to 287,000 at risk girls, boys and women/caregivers with access to prevention and protection services.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300059
Start date 2016-6-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £105,999,999

Shule Bora - Quality Education

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

A national education programme to improve the quality of pre-primary and primary schools in Tanzania. The programme will improve learning outcomes for all children, improve transition rates to secondary school for girls, reduce physical and sexual violence in and around schools, and help children with disabilities access quality education. The programme will work with the Government of Tanzania on achieving these outcomes through a payment-by-results mechanism, supported by technical assistance. The programme will also directly deliver innovative approaches to improving education quality in 9 regions of Tanzania through a contracted Managing Agent, alongside ongoing evaluation and learning.

Programme Id GB-1-205254
Start date 1900-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £207,055,664

Support to Ethiopia General Education Quality Improvement Programme for Equity (GEQIP-E)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

This program aims to effectively contribute to the creation of human capital - vital to drive Ethiopia’s industrialization process and realize inclusive growth. It will work to transform education system performance, producing better school leadership, more educated school leavers, especially disadvantaged girls and children from poor communities. DFID’s support is expected to contribute for the result in improved learning outcomes for around 1,035 Million students; half of whom are girls; increased number going to secondary schools.The focuse is on reducing inequalities in education participation and achievement through pre-primary expansion, better education for girls, refugees and up to 24,000 students with special needs.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300236
Start date 2018-4-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £101,649,998

Myanmar UK Partnership for Education .

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

MUPE is to improve the reach and quality of education services in Burma and help prepare Burma’s youth with the skills they need for life after school with the focus on English language, teacher education, examination systems, and education in protracted crises where the UK has a particular comparative advantage. The programme aims to reach up to 51,000 teacher educators, teacher trainees and teachers. Through Education Reform Facility, it intends to support priority reforms on assessment and examination in Burma’s National Education Strategic Plan (NESP) with impact on 9 million children of which support for up to 73,000 will be attributable to FCDO. And it aims to support improved schooling in conflict-affected and ethnic areas to help 460,000 children in conflict-affected areas access better quality education, of which up to 46,000 attributable to FCDO.

Programme Id GB-1-204193
Start date 1900-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £37,249,996

Strengthening Education Systems for Improved Learning

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

To improve learning outcomes for all girls and boys through an effective and accountable education system. Support will be directed mainly at primary education but there will be some support for improved pre-primary and secondary education, including through Public Private Partnerships. The programme will ensure that at least 325,000 children (half of whom are girls) are supported to gain a decent education and so contribute to Global Goal 4 on education.

Programme Id GB-1-204641
Start date 2015-10-16
Status Implementation
Total budget £39,445,116

Comic Relief Red Nose Day 2015 - Improving educational opportunities for children in sub-Saharan Africa

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

Support for inclusive and quality education in selected countries in sub-Saharan Africa by ensuring that up to 300,000 of the poorest and most disadvantaged children have greater access to improved education.

Programme Id GB-1-204961
Start date 2015-3-9
Status Implementation
Total budget £15,599,995

China Prosperity Fund programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

Through the Prosperity Fund the UK works with China to address big global challenges, and promote sustainable economic growth while creating business opportunities. In line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the Prosperity Fund enables the UK to work with China in addressing the biggest global challenges, such as climate change. The Prosperity Fund is also used to promote the conditions for sustainable and inclusive economic growth, while creating opportunities for international business, including UK companies. The China Prosperity Fund programme covers 4 areas: China’s business environment The programme will support progress towards a stronger rule of law including clearer judicial processes, dispute resolution and protection of intellectual property. This ultimately aims to lead to an improved, fairer business environment in which UK firms can operate. Financial services The programme will promote financial sector reform, employing policy and private sector expertise to: better regulate the Chinese financial sector build a more gender and socially inclusive economy enable UK and international businesses to enter the growing Chinese pensions and insurance markets Energy and low carbon The programme will match China’s specific areas for reform and change with UK energy and low carbon strengths, reducing global emissions by accelerating China’s energy transition. Infrastructure in third countries The programme will support and raise environmental and social standards in growth-enhancing Chinese-led infrastructure projects in developing countries in Africa and Asia, through promoting UK and international best practice in design, engineering, financial, professional and legal services.

Programme Id GB-GOV-3-PF-CHP
Start date 2016-4-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £50,305,364

Mozambique Demographic Transition - Waala - Programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

To contribute to a more favourable enabling environment for the demographic transition in Mozambique, through coordinated action with others. The FCDO will use programming, evidence and diplomacy to influence decision-makers to increase investments towards cost-effective interventions that will accelerate changes in the population structure. These interventions will help young people to fulfil their potential by preventing unintended pregnancies and improving the literacy and numeracy skills among girls. The Government’s systems will be strengthened to include population issues in planning and budgeting. Over 130,000 unintended pregnancies will be averted resulting in 427,000 users of modern contraceptives. These investments should help to offset deteriorating human capital outcomes because of COVID-19.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300586
Start date 2021-8-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £20,821,490

LINKS – 'Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria'

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

The project will deliver sustainable, inclusive economic growth and increase incomes in impoverished Northern Nigeria, in particular by working through and with investors and businesses, helping businesses with access to finance and improving their business environment and pioneering new climate smart business models.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300028
Start date 2016-4-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £69,443,023

Building Resilience and an Effective Emergency Refugee Response (BRAER)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

The programme will provide emergency life-saving assistance to the large influxes of refugees arriving in Uganda, build resilience among refugees and their host communities to reduce Uganda’s humanitarian burden, and deliver on UK Humanitarian Reform priorities. It will support the UK in its leadership role to develop new approaches to protracted crises and in delivering on the New York Declaration’s Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework, with regional and global impact.

Programme Id GB-1-205206
Start date 1900-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £161,170,336

Tsogolo Langa Family Planning Programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

This targeted investment programme will expand DFID’s current support for family planning service delivery via quality national third party provider(s) – with a view to increasingly meeting needs of youth and younger couples.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300216
Start date 2018-5-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £44,376,058

Strengthening Climate Resilient Systems for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services in Ethiopia (SCRS - WASH)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

Improve access to climate-resilient water and improved sanitation services and good hygiene practices for 1.2m people in the prioritised drought-affected and drought-prone areas of Ethiopia. The proposed Strengthening Climate Resilient Systems for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services in Ethiopia (SCRS-WaSH) programme will contribute to the Government of Ethiopia's Climate Resilient WaSH provision to drought-prone areas. the programme aims to realise this through a combination of targeted Financial Aid and Technical Assistance support. The FA will focus primarily on improving climate-resilient WaSH facilities which ensure year-round access to resilient WaSH services at household, community and institution levels in the targeted intervention areas. This will be complemented with TA support that focuses on strengthening the WaSH delivery systems.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300237
Start date 2019-10-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £90,905,787

T-WASH II - Transforming Access to WASH and Nutrition Services in Mozambique

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

To deliver sustainable, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and nutrition services to the poor in Mozambique. It will focus in areas of high child malnutrition, and address the specific needs of women and adolescent girls. It will build on the success of the current WASH programme, using performance indicators to drive the sustainability and equity of government and private sector service delivery at sub-national level. The project will use evidence to influence policies and strategies that will lead to better health and nutritional outcomes for the poor. The programme will also build human capital for longer term economic development.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-300725
Start date 2021-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £70,141,402

Partnership to Engage, Reform and Learn (PERL)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

The programme works with government and civil society at federal and state levels to reduce inefficiency and corruption in the use of Nigerian resources and therefore improve delivery of services, including for women, girls and persons with disability. It does this in partnership with other DFID programmes supporting service delivery by helping Nigerian stakeholders improve accountability for use of resources including improving processes for raising revenue, allocating resources, planning and programme implementation.

Programme Id GB-1-204822
Start date 2015-8-20
Status Implementation
Total budget £126,508,824

Skills for Employment Programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

This programme will provide young Nepalis with the opportunities to improve their employability, productivity and decision-making. It will continue and expand DFID’s ambition on skills training in Nepal, by providing skills training to at least 100,000 poor and disadvantaged young Nepalis - especially women- so that they can access better jobs and higher incomes. In response to the April 2015 earthquake, one component will focus DFID resources on providing skills to Nepalis in earthquake-resistant housing construction to help with the enormous reconstruction needs in earthquake-affected districts.

Programme Id GB-1-204857
Start date 2015-9-18
Status Implementation
Total budget £29,500,003

Digital Access Programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

The Prosperity Fund cross-HMG 'Digital Access Programme' is a FCDO-led partnership with DCMS. It aims to catalyse more inclusive, affordable, safe and secure digital access for excluded and underserved communities in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Brazil and Indonesia. Increased digital inclusion in the programme countries will form the basis for more thriving digital ecosystems that generate high-skilled jobs, opportunities for local digital entrepreneurship focused on country-specific development challenges, as well as potential partnerships with international and UK business aimed at mutual prosperity. The Digital Access programme will also focus on learning about sustainable models and enablers for digital inclusion. The learnings will be shared with key stakeholders and other partner countries, thereby amplifying the impact of the programme.

Programme Id GB-1-204963
Start date 2015-10-14
Status Implementation
Total budget £59,739,592

Youth Skills for Economic Growth in the Eastern Caribbean

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

To support skills training and provide targeted assistance to disadvantaged groups, including disabled and young people in Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines so they can be more productive and better trained workers that can make a contribution to economic growth.

Programme Id GB-1-205037
Start date 1900-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £9,999,991

Accelerating Action to End Child Marriage Programme Phase 2

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

This will be the UK’s second global, multi-sectoral programme to tackle child marriage and respond to its consequences. This programme will provide £18 million to deliver interventions across high prevalence countries, including fragile and conflict affected states, to prevent child marriages, lower global prevalence rates and support already married girls to have improved life outcomes. The programme will enable girls to take greater control over their lives and bodies. It will contribute to increased access to education for girls, reduced adolescent pregnancy and maternal deaths and a range of broader development outcomes. In addition, the programme will strengthen the international evidence base on what works to prevent child marriage and increase use of this evidence by a range of actors. This will in turn increase the effectiveness and efficiency of wider interventions aiming to end child marriage.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-301058
Start date 2021-4-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £18,000,005

Young Lives At Work, improved understanding of the effect of educational opportunities on labour market outcomes

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

This globally respected research programme provides high impact open access and gender dissagregated data on educational access and outcomes, skills and transition to labour markets. Data over 15 years allows us to follow the paths of 12,000 children from early years through adolescence and into early adulthood, gaining valuable insights on educational trajectories and access to higher education and labour market entry.

Programme Id GB-GOV-1-301108
Start date 2020-1-1
Status Implementation
Total budget £9,399,995

UKAID-USAID ACCELERE! Improving access, quality and governance of primary education in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO)

Jointly funded and managed by UKAID and USAID, ACCELERE! is the name of our joint flagship education programme in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). By working together, we can support more children to access high quality education and have a shared policy voice with more influence. ACCELERE! supports the Government of DRC better to deliver universal primary education through increased access to education, and by improving learning outcomes for girls and boys. The project aims to reduce barriers to primary education by providing access to alternative/accelerated learning programmes. It will also improve the quality of primary education through teacher training and the provision of new learning/teaching materials. To build sustainable sector improvements for the long term, ACCELERE! supports better governance of the education sector at all levels. ACCELERE! targets eight provinces across DRC including those which are affected by conflict and displacement.

Programme Id GB-1-203154
Start date 2014-9-11
Status Implementation
Total budget £37,699,992

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