Visit the RISE YouTube channel and subscribe for notification of new video uploads. 

EI - Dialogues from Educational Initiatives in Conversation with Dr. Rukmini Banerji, Pratham CEO and RISE Intellectual Leadership Team Member

As part of the EI - Dialogues video podcast series, Dr. Rukmini Banerji, CEO at Pratham and RISE Intellectual Leadership Team member was in conversation with Pranav Kothari, Vice President of Large Scale Education Programs at Educational Initiatives.

Trained as an economist in India, Dr. Rukmini Banerji…

Daniel Suryadarma of the RISE Indonesia CRT presenting at the Indonesian Development Forum

Daniel Suryadarma of the RISE Indonesia Country Research Team shared his insights on “Education Policymaking and Learning Outcomes in Indonesia’s Districts” at the 2018 Indonesia Development Forum. His presentation took place during the INNOVATE: MARKETPLACE OF IDEAS AND INNOVATIONS session under the theme “…

What Does Low Learning Really Feel Like?

Source: Luis Crouch, using data from EGRA learning assessments and other publications, and taking a stylized average across sets of countries.


Using timed learning…

Idola FM interview with Luhur Bima (Indonesia CRT)

RISE Indonesia Country Research Team Member Luhur Bima was interviewed by Radio Idola 92.6 FM (Semarang City, Central Java, Indonesia).  Bima pointed out the need for an active role and commitment by regional heads as being the key to improving the quality of education. He further described that the commitment is…

Education in Pakistan: What Works to Improve Learning Outcomes?

Center for International Development (CID)  Student Ambassador Abeela Latif interviews Niharika Singh, Ph.D. Student Affiiate, and Zainab Qureshi, Senior Program Manager, both at Harvard University's Evidence for Policy Design Program.

About the Talk: Despite significant progress in…

Session 1 at the RISE Annual Conference 2017

RISE Annual Conference 2017 - Photos 

The 2017 conference featured presentations of the diagnostic studies from the four initial RISE country programmes in India, Pakistan, Tanzania, and Vietnam as well as various sessions relating to education systems research. A special panel session on diagnosing…

Jonathan London Interviewed by BBC Vietnam

In an interview with BBC Vietnam, Jonathan London (member of the Vietnam Country Research Team) discusses the idea of importing education from Finland, how Vietnam's education reform is more effective, and how there is a "golden opportunity" for education in Vietnam.

The interview has been recorded in…

RISE Images

A selection of images that includes the RISE Annual Conference, our Country Research Team events, and the RISE Intellectual Leadership Team meetings.