Innovative financing: Case studies and debates in the new PPP aid architecture
Credit: Innovative Financing in Education

Experts will present the latest developments of NORRAG’s work in Innovative Finance for Education (IFE), including results-based financing, philanthropic giving, corporate social responsibility, remittances, impact bonds, and income-contingent loans. The discussion will focus on two case studies on designing and implementing innovative financing mechanisms in India.


Prof. Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Graduate Institute & Columbia University, Director of NORRAG
Marie Brüning, Education Advisor, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

SUDAC Innovative financing for education and development project (IFE): rationale for the project
Dr. Arushi Terway, NORRAG Senior Lead Research Associate and IFE Project Director, Canberra, Australia

IFE Project literature review
Dr. Marina Avelar, NORRAG Research Associate, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Marina Dreux Frotté, NORRAG Programme Coordinator, Geneva

Case Study 1: The India Education Outcomes Fund
Archana Mehendale, Professor, Centre for Education, Innovation and Action Research, Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai, India

Case Study 2: Presentation of an IFE Capstone project
Students of the Interdisciplinary Master in Development Studies at the Graduate Institute, Geneva

Discussant: Dr. Nick Burnett, Senior Fellow, Results for Development (R4D), Washington DC



Credit: Innovative Financing in Education
Event type: Conferences
Donors: Switzerland