Ministry of Education and UNESCO complete the process of drafting Learning Textbooks and Training Manual and Guidebook for Teachers and Supervisors for EP NFMSE


“In Myanmar today, an increasing number of students graduate from primary schools but the transition rate from primary to secondary education sits at 73% and the net schooling and drop-out percentages for lower-secondary are 45.5% and 11.9% respectively.

According to the Minister of Education, Dr. Khin San Yee, the Equivalency Programme is “an important strategy, by which the Ministry of Education in Myanmar aims to offer largely marginalised and out-of-school youth and adult learners a second chance by providing an effective alternative pathway for learning and an opportunity to develop academic knowledge and skills as well as vocational and life skills.”

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