Development cooperation , 19.11.2013

Support to Nepal's School Sector Reform Programme

Description

Nepal has requested the Development Partners to support the education sector through the School Sector Reform Program (SSRP). The overall objective of the SSRP is to contribute towards poverty reduction through inclusive, responsive and accountable local governance and participatory community-led development. The Program development objective is to increase access to and quality of school education especially for children from marginalized groups. There are seven development partners in the Joint Financial Agreement with the Ministry of Education of Nepal. Finnish participation to the Joint Financing Agreement is € 16 million during 2009-2014 and the additional financing € 7,0 million during 2014-2016.

Funding decision  19.11.2013

7 000 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Education policy and administrative management 100%

Funding channel

Kehitysmaan julkinen sektori

Contact

asa-10

Code for the object of funding

66011701

ID

UHA2013-005969

Modified

18.12.2013