Proposals for new projects and programs in education discussed with WB

2022-03-11 15:15:10

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Minister of Education and Science L.Enkh-Amgalan held a meeting with World Bank's Human Development Program Leader for China, Mongolia and Korea Ruslan Yemtsov.

The Education Quality Reform Project that is being implemented since 2015 with funding from the World Bank comes to an end on December 31, 2022. To strengthen the achievements of the project and ensure sustainability, Minister L.Enkh-Amgalan proposed jointly implementing a new project for 6-9th grade students and another project to support the comprehensive development of children under 5 and improve education quality and access for children through results-based financing.

The World Bank representative expressed readiness to cooperate in efforts including improving education quality through addressing learning loss before and after the school closure, integrating secondary education with vocational education, implementing development program for children under 5, investigating learning loss in primary and middle grade students, and strengthening cross-sector capacity and digital skills.