The teachers have a key role towards the impartation of knowledge and betterment of the academic standard. Without headway in the realms of education, the progress cannot be attained.
The Local Education Group (LEG) comprising of the representatives of World Bank, European Union, UNESCO, UNICEF USAID, International NGOs, National NGOs, Academia and Members from private sector etc., has developed Sindh education sector plan (SESP) for the government of SINDH and subsequently it has been approved by honorable Chief Minister Sindh on Dec 24, 2013 for its proper enforcement. Complete Sindh Education Sector Plan is available in downloads.
The board of Directors of the World Bank has approved loan of 400 million USD to support Sindh government’s education reforms-II and an agreement to this effect has been signed on 28-11-13 in EAD with the World Bank and government of Pakistan which is witnessed by the representative of government of Sindh.
The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) has offered a grant of USD 65.9 million to Sindh for improving its governance, quality of education and developing and implementing well-conceived and well-designed human resources and management information system (HRMIS). The World Bank will be the supervising agency for this grant.
European Union has also approved grant of Euro 30 million for Sindh Education Sector Support-II.
The Department of International Development UK (DFID) has established a company under section 42 of the companies Act for managing education fund for Sindh (EFS) with an initial grant of 16 million UK£. A support out of this fund would be provided to Government of Sindh for improving educational outcomes in the public sector schools.
Online Professional Development courses are available under U.S. Embassy & Higher Education Commission for in-service English teachers of public sector Schools and Colleges of the country. Apply here before October 12, 2013.
An Expression of Interest has been published for School Management Committee Mobilization Campaign asking from the firms for Submitting Company Profiles for short listing for consideration of issuance of Request For Proposal. The last date for submitting the proposals is 15-08-2013.
The Complaint Management System tender is announced in the leading newspapers inviting Expression of Interest from firms along with the company profile for shortlisting and award of contract.