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Strengthening Education Systems for Improved Learning

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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 identifier:

GB-1-204641

Start Date:

2016-09-02

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£41,816,469


Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund, 2014-2021

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

To improve the lives of the Afghan people by providing financial support to improve the Government of Afghanistan’s capability to implement development projects and reforms. This will benefit people in all provinces of Afghanistan by improving access to basic services, infrastructure, governance and community representation. This supports the SDGs through a range of interventions, and will remain the main mechanism for coordinated donor support to Afghanistan for many years to come.

Programme identifier:

GB-1-204158

Start Date:

2014-11-13

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£730,000,000


Educate the Most Disadvantaged Children in Bangladesh

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

EMDC will provide up to £38.5m (2021-2029) to support 360,000 marginalised children, including 216,000 girls, to gain foundational skills, i.e. literacy, numeracy, socio-emotional and life skills. EMDC will focus on the poorest girls and children with disabilities, with the goal of improving system-wide support for all marginalised children.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300580

Start Date:

2021-11-15

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£29,500,000


European Development Fund

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

The European Development Fund (EDF) provides support to African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries and Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) to eradicate poverty, support sustainable development and integrate ACP countries into the world economy. The project was approved before the referendum on the UK’s membership of the EU. Under the terms of the Withdrawal Agreement with the EU, the UK will honour its commitment to the current and previous European Development Funds.

Programme identifier:

GB-1-200236

Start Date:

2010-12-13

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£5,871,279,229


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

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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 identifier:

GB-1-203154

Start Date:

2014-10-06

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£37,699,994


Lebanon No Lost Generation Initiative (NLGI)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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 identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300059

Start Date:

2016-08-12

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£105,999,999


Jordan Compact Education Programme - Transforming life chances of a generation of children through education

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

JCEP supports the Government of Jordan to fulfill landmark commitments made at the Supporting Syria and the Region Conference. The Compact agreed a new approach to addressing the protracted refugee crisis and includes a commitment that all children in Jordan regardless of their nationality will have access to quality education in a safe inclusive and tolerant environment.

Programme identifier:

GB-1-205200

Start Date:

2016-07-26

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£88,929,999


UK Support to Palestinian Refugees(UKSPR) 2022-2025

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

To provide predictable, multi-year funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian refugees in the Near East which will help the agency deliver basic education including to girls, health services including family planning, vaccines and pre-natal and anti-natal services, relief services and humanitarian aid to more than 5.6 million Palestinian refugees in Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-301283

Start Date:

2022-07-11

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£38,000,000


Education Quality Improvement Programme in Bangladesh EQUIP-B

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

The programme will contribute to improvements in students’ learning by introducing gender sensitive teacher education, improving school-based reading programmes, and minimising learning gaps caused by C-19 by testing and scaling up low tech blended learning tools for all children. It will strengthen the education system both at all levels by improving national student learning assessments. It will develop integrated data systems to enable evidence-based decisions, policy reforms and resource allocations. It will support interventions to improve girls’ retention at school by disseminating information on the benefits, costs, and quality of education; integrating gender approaches in national curricula, teacher training, learning assessment; and demonstrating successful girls’ education retention models. Our investment will contribute to improve the quality of Government led primary and secondary education that directly cover approximately 26.5 million students (50.7% girls) in Bangladesh

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-301052

Start Date:

2021-11-01

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£16,000,000


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

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

Support for inclusive and quality education in selected countries in sub-Saharan Africa by ensuring that up to 30,000 of the poorest and most disadvantaged children have greater access to improved education.

Programme identifier:

GB-1-204961

Start Date:

2015-03-09

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£15,599,995


Education Beyond Aid (EBA) Ghana

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

The purpose of this programme is to increase the Ministry of Education’s self-reliance in managing the education sector and delivering quality education services to Ghana’s children, including to the most vulnerable. This programme has two components, the first of which will establish and operationalise within the Ministry of Education a delivery unit (called the ‘Reform Secretariat’) to oversee the implementation of its ambitious education reform agenda, and the second of which will support the Ministry of Education and related agencies to effectively resource, manage and implement the Complementary Basic Education (CBE) programme to reach out-of-school girls and boys in Ghana.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300517

Start Date:

2018-10-15

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£4,949,992


Support to Lebanon’s Reaching All Children with Education plan (RACE II)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

To support the Government of Lebanon’s Reaching All Children with Education in Lebanon II through financing the delivery of formal education for Lebanese and refugee children aged 3-18 in Lebanon. To support the Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education to strengthen their national education system and improve the quality and equity of education, including strategic technical assistance for governance, planning, financing and data performance monitoring.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300239

Start Date:

2016-12-09

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£93,067,999


Programme pilote pour l'education des filles (PPEF)

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

To pilot approaches on girls education. Education is recognized as a fundamental right in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). However, despite the launch of a free basic education policy in 2019 many Congolese children are still unable to access education. This programme directly contributes to the Prime Minister’s commitment to 12 years of quality education for girls and the Strategic Framework for ODA’s global commitment to get 40 million girls into education and 20 million more girls reading by the age of 10.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-301324

Start Date:

2021-11-01

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£4,500,000


Girls Education Project (GEP) Phase 3

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

Improved social and economic opportunity for girls

Programme identifier:

GB-1-202643

Start Date:

2012-05-01

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£88,299,994


Tristan da Cunha: Provision of Technical Assistance and Capacity Building 2018-2022

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

To enable the Administration of Tristan da Cunha to provide appropriate public services to meet the basic health, education, safeguarding and governance needs of the island community, through the provision of professional expertise and training.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300584

Start Date:

2018-08-15

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£5,574,321


Rwanda Learning for All Programme

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

Improved learning outcomes and more equitable access to primary and secondary education for boys and girls in Rwanda

Programme identifier:

GB-1-204463

Start Date:

2015-04-27

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£96,351,378


Strengthening Malawi’s Education System

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

This programme aims to improve the quality of education service delivery in Malawi so more girls and boys successfully progress through and complete primary school with measureable improvements in learning outcomes. This will contribute towards the UK’s efforts to support human capital development so more Malawians have the foundations and skills to fulfil their potential and contribute towards national development.

Programme identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300075

Start Date:

2018-07-19

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£39,162,478


Myanmar UK Partnership for Education .

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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 identifier:

GB-1-204193

Start Date:

2018-01-24

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£37,249,996


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

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

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 identifier:

GB-GOV-1-300236

Start Date:

2018-04-04

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£109,999,996


Programme to pilot the use of Development Impact Bonds - a new payment by results tool - to achieve development outcomes (DIBs Pilot).

UK - Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

This programme will pilot Development Impact Bonds (DIB), a new business model for tackling complex social problems in international development by financing programmes on a Payment by Results basis. This work will look at building the evidence for the suitability of DIBs in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of development programmes in areas including income generation, health and disability, by supporting a small number of projects designed by other donors or delivery partners where this financing structure is desirable and feasible. Evidence generated through the pilot will help us to understand when DIBs may be an appropriate commissioning tool, how they can be designed to support providers to innovate and deliver better outcomes, and the costs and benefits of using DIBs.

Programme identifier:

GB-1-204722

Start Date:

2017-06-30

Activity Status:

Implementation

Total Budget:

£6,299,993




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