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The Education System in Swaziland : Training and Skills Development for Shared Growth and Competitiveness - Mmantsetsa Marope

The Education System in Swaziland

Training and Skills Development for Shared Growth and Competitiveness

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ISBN: 9780821383247
Number Of Pages: 179

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Forewordp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Acronyms and Abbreviationsp. xii
Executive Summaryp. xv
Introductionp. xv
Strategic Orientationp. xv
Coveragep. xvi
Key Conclusions and Recommendationsp. xvii
Swaziland's Growth and Competitiveness in a Global Contextp. 1
Introductionp. 1
Current Performance against Vision 2022 and PRSAP Goalsp. 2
Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD)p. 14
Introductionp. 14
Why Should Swaziland Invest in ECCD?p. 15
Policy Orientation of ECCDp. 17
Structure and Nature of ECCD Provisionp. 17
Access and Equityp. 18
Quality and Equityp. 19
Efficiencyp. 23
Conclusionp. 24
General Education and Trainingp. 25
Introductionp. 25
Rationale for Improving GETp. 25
Policy Orientation and Recent Subsector Developmentsp. 26
Equity of Access and Attainmentp. 26
Education Quality and Equityp. 35
Internal Efficiencyp. 50
Conclusionp. 53
Technical and Vocational Education, Training, and Skills Developmentp. 55
Introductionp. 55
Policy Orientationp. 55
Legal Frameworkp. 56
Organizational and Management Frameworkp. 56
Access and Equityp. 58
Range and Levels of Provisionp. 58
Access and equityp. 66
Quality of TVETSDp. 67
Relevancep. 75
System Efficiencyp. 79
Conclusionp. 81
Higher Educationp. 83
Introductionp. 83
Historical Overviewp. 84
Policy Orientationp. 84
Institutional and Management Frameworkp. 85
Accountabilityp. 87
Equity and Accessp. 87
Quality and Equityp. 92
Relevancep. 100
Efficiencyp. 102
Conclusionp. 105
Cost and Financing of Education, Training, and Skills Developmentp. 107
Introductionp. 107
Government Financesp. 107
Public Spending on the ETSDSp. 108
Public Spending on the Sector in a Subregional Perspectivep. 110
Private Spending on ETSDSp. 110
External Financing of the Sectorp. 112
Share of Public Spending by Subsectorp. 112
Unit Costp. 114
Intra-Subsector Allocation and Unit Costp. 114
Equity of Public Spendingp. 124
Conclusionp. 125
Conclusions and Recommendationsp. 128
Introductionp. 128
Strategic Orientationp. 128
Conclusionsp. 129
Referencesp. 140
Appendix: Applicable Practices and Lessons from the Republic of Korea and Singaporep. 146
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ISBN: 9780821383247
ISBN-10: 0821383248
Series: World Bank Working Papers
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 179
Published: 28th April 2010
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.89 x 17.53  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.32

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