Education Systems Research in Ethiopia and Beyond

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
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Research on Improving Systems of Education (RISE) will be holding a research event at Addis Ababa University on Tuesday, 28 January 2020 from 14:30 to 17:30. This public event aims to share key findings from its education systems research being undertaken in Ethiopia alongside lessons learned from its research teams around the world. The event will feature two panel sessions. The first will explore RISE Ethiopia's research examining the GEQIP-E reforms in Ethiopia. The second will draw on RISE work from other countries examining education systems reform efforts to address the learning crisis.

Registration for this event is free. Click here to book your place. 

Event Programme (DRAFT)

14:00 - 14:30  On-Site Registration and Check-In

14:30 - 14:45  Welcome Remarks (Prof Tassew Woldehanna, President of Addis Ababa University)

14:45 - 15:00  Opening Remarks (TBC)

15:00 - 16:00  Panel 1: RISE Ethiopia Country Research

16:00 - 16:20  Break

16:20 - 17:20  Panel 2: Education System Challenges in Other RISE Countries

17:20 - 17:30  Closing Remarks (RISE Research Director Lant Pritchett)


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