According to bank documents, the project aims to: (a) support the dissemination and implementation of the education sector's COVID-19 strategic response plan; (b) ensure continued access to educational services via alternative forms of delivery; and (c) ready schools for reopening via accelerated learning programs and enhanced hygiene measures.
The World Bank has classified this project as having Moderate environmental and social risk ratings.
Borrower/Client: Government of Gambia
Ada Gaye, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs
Implementing Agency: Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education
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