Education in Burkina Faso is making important advances under difficult conditions. The increase in primary school enrollment—from 60 percent in the early 2000s to 88 percent today—is particularly significant. Yet, the country faces many pressing education challenges. Making progress on two in particular—curriculum reform to improve learning outcomes and delivering education to remote and unsafe areas—could deliver big socioeconomic gains.
Burkina Faso: Reaching students in insecure areas
March 14, 2019 |