Dynamic country landing page visuals offer new ways to interact with education data for different countries

EPDC has updated its country landing pages with new visuals featuring country-specific education data from the EPDC database on school participation, completion, literacy, educational attainment and more!

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EPDC has updated its National Education Profiles for 129 countries

Check out the new 2018 profiles featuring the latest education data on a wide range of indicators including school participation and efficiency, literacy and educational attainment, learning outcomes, and education expenditures.

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The long-term effects of universal primary education: Evidence from Ethiopia, Malawi, and Uganda

Learn how EPDC exploits the roll out of universal primary education (UPE) policies in Ethiopia, Malawi, and Uganda as a natural experiment to assess their long-term causal effects on schooling attainment, adolescent sexual and reproductive health behavior, and economic outcomes in its latest research paper.

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Studying the effectiveness of Read-Alouds on learning outcomes in Northern Nigeria

What are the effects of Read-Aloud (RA) story lessons on reading and math outcomes in Northern Nigeria? Find out how we employ a cluster-randomized controlled trial to assess the efficacy of two types of RAs in this new research paper from EPDC.

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Measuring education progress to ensure no one is left behind

EPDC provides guidance on the operationalization of equity measurement in Chapter 3 of the Handbook on Measuring Equity in Education, produced by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS).

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Recent research undertaken by EPDC shows the economic impacts of maintaining education inequalities, across 18 low and middle income countries. 
 
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The Education Equity Research Initiative is building a stronger knowledge and evidence base for improving solutions for equity in and through education.

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The EPDC Data Points blog features interactive content on international educational policy and development. You can subscribe by email or through RSS feed.
 
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Uganda's Universal Secondary Education policy was the first of its kind in Sub Saharan Africa, when it was launched in 2007. What are the equity effects of the policy?

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