Regional workshop on teacher deployment: experience sharing for more effective teacher management in basic education in Africa, Nairobi, 17-19 May 2017: summary note

English, French
3 p.

Online version

About the publication

The Regional Workshop on Teacher Deployment held in Nairobi in May 2017 is the second of its kind to be organized by UNESCO's International Institute for Educational Planning, in the context of its mandate and mission to support effective education policy development in African countries. It built on the success of the previous workshop, held in Dakar in July 2016, focused on teacher allocation and management practices in West Africa. The countries of Central, Eastern and Southern Africa were invited to this workshop. In all, sixteen GPE member countries were able to attend:(i) 8francophone countries: Burundi, CAR, Chad, the Comoros, Djibouti, DRC, Madagascar and Senegal; (ii) 7 anglophone countries: Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania and Zimbabwe; and (iii) 1 lusophone country: Sao Tome and Principe.