Education For Rural Development: Towards New Policy Responses
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Aug 31, 2003 - Business & Economics - 406 pages
Most developing countries seak to provide their school-age children with universal access to a first cycle of education. However, little attention has been paid to the consequences of enrolment expansion at primary level on future educational demand above that level. With present cost structures, a number of countries will find expansion of secondary education unsustainable. This book explores the problems, issues and policy options that surround secondary school financing through case studies in Asia, Latin America and Africa.
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