Dominican Republic –Support to the National Education Pact Project

September 30, 2015

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.

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