April 2018 – The Global Partnership for Education Secretariat approved the following grant:
US$218,055 for Guinea to support the development of the new education sector plan (ESP)
The education sector plan development grant (ESPDG) for Guinea will support the ESP development process in particular through support for the inter-ministerial technical team that will coordinate the consultative process.
UNICEF has been nominated by the local education group to be the grant agent on behalf of the Government of Guinea.
Education Sector Plan Development Grants from the Global Partnership for Education are intended to help countries perform strategic, consultative and analytical work to develop or revise their sector plan. The maximum amount is US$500,000, of which US$250,000 is reserved for education sector analysis, and the remainder can be used for additional studies or to develop sector plan.