P-ZM-IA0-003

Project Details
ID: P-ZM-IA0-003 Name: SUPPORT TO EDUCATION III PROJECT Status: Closed Country: Zambia
Sector: Social Approval date: 01-déc-1999 Task Manager: KUNENE Benedict Vusi Boy, RDGS4
Total cost: 9450000
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
ADF: 8500000
Government: 950000
Implementing Agency: MINISTRY OF EDUCATION ZAMBIA EDUCATION Location: Zambia throughout the country

Objectives

The project's objective is to increase access and improve the quality of basic education.

Description

The project will involve the establishment of primary school classrooms, teacher's houses and lartines; provision of classroom furniture and learning materials; in-service training of basic education teachers; and capacity building for educational planning and management.

Benefits

The project will increase access to basic education, especially for children in rural areas.

Rational

The project will assist the government in its efforts to reverse the decline in the delivery of educational services. Enrollments in primary education delined in recent years and the learing outcomes are poor.