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Tanzania: Zanzibar Basic Education Improvement Project

April 24, 2007

IDA CREDIT: US$42 million
TERMS: Maturity = 40 years; Grace Period = 10 years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The objectives of the project are to improve completion on lower secondary education in Zanzibar including achieving better examination results. This will be facilitated through construction of secondary schools, laboratories and facilities for teacher training, by providing in-service mathematics and science training to teachers, and making text books in core subjects available to all primary secondary schools in Zanzibar.

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