WASHINGTON, Dec. 18, 2017 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved the following project:
Transforming Secondary Education for Results (TSER) program
IBRD Loan: US$510 million
Terms: Maturity = 38 Years, Grace = 6 Years
Project ID: P160943
Project Description: The program will benefit 13 million students from grades 6-12. The program will enhance quality of teaching and learning as well as improve access and retention of students, especially girls and children from poor households. To improve quality of education, the program will support modernization of curriculum and ensure professional development, management, and accountability of teachers. It will also support learning assessments and reform examinations.