Education in international development settings, including in conflict and post-conflict contexts: teachers, quality and learning, and inequalities related to poverty, gender and disability.

News: Accountability - The 2016 ESRC-DFID Raising Learning Outcomes programme funded grants
Ten new grants through the third round of the ESRC-DFID Raising Learning Outcomes programme have been announced.
Blog: We must act now
Dr Agnes Akosua Aidoo provided the keynote address during the opening session of the conference ‘Putting Children First’ on 23 October 2017. During her inspirational speech, she reminded all participants of the urgency to fight child poverty in Africa, both for improving current and future lives.
Schoolchildren in Sonargaon, Bangladesh.

Principal Investigator: Asadul Islam. Lead Organisation: Monash University

Co-investigators: Ummul Ruthbah; John List; Anya Samek; Steven Stillman; Stefan Boes

News: International Development Committee calls for DFID to focus on leaving no one behind in education
A report by the cross-party International Development Committee, released yesterday, identifies priorities for the Department for International Development (DFID) to ensure the promise of the education SDG4 is realized.
A high school in South Africa

Principal Investigator: Melanie Jane Walker. Lead Organisation: University of Free State

Co-investigators: Merridy Wilson-Strydom; Monica Jane McLean; Ann-Marie Bathmaker

South African higher education (HE) is characterised by inequalities of access, participation and success, and hence youth disadvantage, yet it is also seen as central to economic development and social mobility.

Principal Investigator: Nicola Ansell. Lead Organisation: Brunel University

Co-investigator: Peggy Froerer; Ian Rivers; Roy Huijsmans

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