Technical Support to the Ministry of Education and Higher Education

Background


A UNDP Policy Advisory and Project Implementation Unit will be established at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE) to support the realization of the objectives of the Education Sector Development Plan.

The unit will support the Ministry through the Education Sector Development Secretariat (ESDS) and the Director General through the subsequent phases of preparation, implementation and monitoring of the reform plan and will include a team of technical assistants and technicians mainly in the areas of IT, educational project implementation, public administration and legal expertise. This team will ensure a more efficient realization of the development plan and will ultimately accomplish the objective of delivering quality education to all 1,000,000 students in the educational system.

The unit will need to support the Ministry for the period of 3 years, which is the projected time for the completion of preparations for the Education Sector Development Plan implementation.

Achievements & Expected Results

1)Institutional efficiency and coordination measures for ESDP developed and implemented;
2)Education Management Information System (EMIS) implemented; and
3)An operational Monitoring & Evaluation system established and in place.

Donors



Donor Amount
MOHE $2,400,000.00
Total $2,400,000.00
Year Expenditures
2010 $33,342.96
2011 $218,553.43
Total $251,896.39
Overview
Status
Active
Project Period
16 February 2010 - 15 February 2015