Sudan - Capacity Building for Improved Quality of the Education System and Skills Development Project


Project Summary

Approval Date 20 May 2015
Signature Date 27 May 2015
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2021
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11110
Environmental Category 2
Commitment U.A 15,300,000
Status Implementation

Project General Description

The Capacity Building for Improved Quality of Education System and Skills Development Project is designed to enhance Teachers and managers’ skills development and the use of technology to improve quality education and training. The project will upgrade the capacities of a critical mass of teachers (52 000 of whom 42% are female), Technical Education and Vocational Training (TEVT) trainers (2096 of whom 35% are female), educational planners, managers, faculty lecturers and assistants (450 of whom 50% are female) to effectively contribute towards the achievement of the national education goals. The first component of the project focuses on supporting capacity building for improving the quality of the education system. The second component relates to the improvement of teaching and training conditions in FTE institutions. The third concerns the management of the project. This component includes specific support for project coordination, management and evaluation.

Project Objectives

The project’s development objective is to enhance skills development and the use of technology to improve education and training delivery. The specific objective of the project is to build capacity within the education and training sector in order to internalize the major management and training functions to deliver quality skills needed in the Sudanese economy.

Beneficiaries

The project will benefit 52,000 un-qualified teachers in basic and secondary education, 2,096 TEVT trainers and to over 27,814 pupils currently enrolled in general education and TEVT institutions of whom 455 in agriculture, 9,980 in industry, 8,262 in commercial studies. The project will also benefit 450 educational planners, managers, education faculty lecturers and assistants. At least 50% of all the project beneficiaries will be females where applicable. The indirect beneficiaries are: 52 vocational institutes, 115 technical schools, 19 technical colleges (HE) and 15,811 basic education schools where 4,832,473 students (46.3 % girls) are enrolled, 3,002 secondary school attended by 679,476 pupils of whom 48% are girls.

Participating Organization

Funding
Fragile States Facility
Extending
Government Of Sudan

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-SD-IA0-001
Last Update 19 Jan 2021

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Contact Details

Name ELHASSAN Dana
Email d.elhassan@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Sudan
Coordinates Location Name
16 30 Sudan
15.8 33 Khartoum
14.68333 29.93333 Sham?l Kurduf?n
7.5 30 South Sudan