WASHINGTON, September 30, 2015 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:
IBRD Loan: US $50 million
Terms: Maturity = 24.5 years, Grace = 11 years
Project ID: P146831
Project Description: The project supports the Government of the Dominican Republic’s efforts to improve the quality of pre-university education through a National Pact for Education. The project aims to recruit and train primary and secondary school teachers; assess student learning in primary and secondary schools; evaluate early childhood development services and help decentralize public school management.