EDUCATION

Promoting Inclusive and equitable quality primary and secondary education

Through promoting girls' education, early grade reading and social mobilization campaigns

Active projects implimented under the pillar

Improving Education Quality in Community Day Secondary Schools ( IEQ - CDSS ) Funded by The Mastercard foundation and Echidna Giving - November 2017 to December 2020

IEQ - CDSS is a project which stems out from government's efforts to improve quality of education in all its schools at all levels.

Creative Centre for Community Mobilization ( CRECCOM ) Funded by CRECCOM - April 1999 to

All interventions that are purerly CRECCOM and not project based

ENDING CHILD MARRIAGES IN MACHINGA DISTRICT ( ECMMD ) Funded by Girls Oppoertunity Alliance - to

This is a project aimed to contribute towards transforming the lives of girls by improving their access, retention, and achievement in upper primary and secondary schools by reducing early marriages from 6.8% in Machinga district

Assessing Learners Activity in Malawi ( YESA ) Funded by United States Agency for International Development - 11th February 2019 to 30th November 2022

The project's goal is to institutionalize a multi-level assessment system and capacity-building program that will train teachers, administrators, and policy makers how to use regular reading assessment data to update instruction, support teachers, inform policy and engender a culture of reading throughout Malawi.

Some of the completed projects for the pillar

Girls empowerment through education and health ( ASPIRE ) Funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) - 2015 to 2018

ASPIRE is designed to specifically address the challenges that girls face in the Malawi Education System. ASPIRE focuses on All Primary and Secondary Schools in Balaka and Machinga districts.

Keeping Girls in School - Cash Transfer ( KGIS ) Funded by The Department for International Development (DfID) - 1 October 2014 to 31 September 2017

The aim of the project as the name implies is to keep girls in school through Cash Transfer.The main focus of KGIS are the adolescent standard 7 and 8 girls. When families living below poverty line are faced with an option to chose who amongst their male and female children to continue with Education.

Every Girl in School ( EGIS ) Funded by World Food Programme (WFP) - May 2017 to December 2017

The goal of this project is to raise awareness on the importance of education particularly for girls in 701 schools in its 10 impact districts by December 2017