Education and Training in Madagascar: Toward a Policy Agenda for Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction PDF (Adobe DRM) download by World Bank

Education and Training in Madagascar: Toward a Policy Agenda for Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction

The World Bank
Publication date: June 2002
ISBN: 9780821351642
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

List price:
$19.99
Our price:
$16.99

You save: $3.00 (15%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
The prospects for educational development are excellent in Madagascar, in light of the increasingly favorable, policy environment for the sector. Public spending for education, relative to the gross domestic product declined in the 90s, coinciding with a five-fold rise in the country ' s interest payment for external debt. As the debt service burden began to ease in the late 90s, public spending on education began to recover, and can be expected to grow. A key challenge however, is to transform the sector ' s public spending into educational outcomes that would make significant contributions to poverty reduction. The report identifies challenges at all levels of formal education, where a medium term goal is to achieve universal access to basic education, and of reasonable quality, while closely linking expansion of other levels, and types of education and training, to labor market demand. In primary education, challenges remain to raise educational enrollment rates and reduce grade repetition; including the rationalization of teacher allocation, and provision of learning materials. At the secondary level, policy issues should expand enrollment at a moderate pace, focusing on quality improvements. As for vocational and technical education, the provision of training should be rationalized, to reduce costs, aligning training to labor demand; similarly, for higher education.
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
Education and Training in Madagascar: Toward a Policy Agenda for Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
3698 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by World Bank
Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises: A Toolkit PDF (Adobe DRM) download by World Bank
Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises: A Toolkit
World Bank
World Bank Publications, October 2014
ISBN: 9781464802225
Format: PDF, ePub
List Price: $29.99 Our price: $27.99
Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises PDF (Adobe DRM) download by World Bank
Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises
World Bank
World Bank Publications, October 2013
ISBN: 9780821399842
Format: PDF, ePub
List Price: $24.99 Our price: $22.99
Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises ePub (Adobe DRM) download by World Bank
Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises
World Bank & World Bank Publications
World Bank Publications, October 2012
ISBN: 9780821396155
Format: ePub, PDF
List Price: $24.99 Our price: $22.99
The Little Data Book on Private Sector Development 2012 PDF (Adobe DRM) download by World Bank
The Little Data Book on Private Sector Development 2012
World Bank & World Bank Publications
World Bank Publications, June 2012
ISBN: 9780821389959
Format: PDF, ePub
List Price: $9.99 Our price: $8.99
Education and Training in Madagascar: Toward a Policy Agenda for Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction tweets