Published : Saturday, 23 September, 2023 at 4:47 PM Count : 337
Observer Online Report
The World Bank has approved a loan of $300 million for the expenditure on the secondary education sector of the country.
The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors granted the aid for Bangladesh on Friday, says a press release the World Bank.
Bangladesh will spend the grant in 2024 under the 'Learning Acceleration in Secondary Education' (LAISE) project.
The government can use the fund to compensate for the losses caused by the Covid pandemic, to ensure the availability of mixed methods of in-person and online teaching, to improve the quality of learning outcomes and to reduce the dropout rate, says a press release.