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Strengthening education systems for sustainable development in Africa: improving equity, quality and relevance

© UN /Mark Hofer


  • Improve the quality and relevance of education

Main actions

  • Provide technical assistance and strengthen national capacities to improve teacher policy formulation, implementation and assessment teaching needs, with particular focus on policies relating to attracting and retaining those most qualified for the teaching profession and teachers in rural and disadvantaged locations;
  • Develop capacities of national teacher training institutions to deliver quality training using blended strategies including ICT;
  • Support the capacity development of head teachers and school principals for effective pedagogical leadership and quality learning outcomes;
  • Support qualitative policies for teaching and learning environments;
  • Support the development and harmonization of national and regional qualification frameworks for education personnel.
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