3.Finance

$3 billion pledged for girls education at G7, delighting Malala

PTI|Updated: Jun 10, 2018, 12.55 PM IST from The Economic Times (India)   The funds gives "young women in developing countries the opportunity to pursue careers instead of early marriage and child labor," Malala wrote on Twitter. Pledges worth nearly USD 3 billion...

Raising billions of dollars for education in Dakar

GEM Report | 05 February 2018 With the curtains of the third Financing Conference of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) in Dakar, Senegal now closed, it is important to remember the context in which it was organized. During the first half of this decade, aid...

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3.1 Using Innovative Finance to Reach Out-of-School Children

SpeakerName: Dr. Nicholas Burnett, Managing Director, Global Education, Results for Development, USA Description: This presentation reviewed the current situation of OOSC and education financing. Thus, the trends in OOSC at the primary and secondary levels are...

3.4 Social Impact Bond

SpeakerName: Mr. Manas Rath Description: This presentation reviewed the important aspects of designing a Development Impact Bond, which include selecting the target audience within a geographic location; setting an accurate baseline; setting targets for different time...

3.5 Natural Resources Tax

SpeakerName: Ms. Maria Celia Giudicissi Rehder Description: This presentation also shared an innovative financing option for education—the Oil Royalties to Education Law (Law 12.858/2013). This education law allocates 75% of Oil Royalties and 50% of Pre-Salt Social...

3.6 Flexible Revolving Fund

SpeakerName: Dr. Shama Dossa Description: This presentation reported that despite the challenges confronted, the Flexible Response Fund has been an effective program in addressing the barriers in girl’s education in AKF program areas within Afghanistan. The...

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