East Timor and the World Bank sign agreement for the education sector

East Timor and the World Bank sign agreement for the education sector

The agreement signed Wednesday between the Timorese Government and the World Bank to support Education has a value of 23.55 million dollars (21.7 million euros) and will benefit 150 thousand students and teachers.

The project, which the Council of Ministers approved, is part of a package of new World Bank projects in Timor-Leste, worth 48 million dollars (44 million euros) for improvements in water supply, in the sanitation network and education in Timor-Leste.

In the case of the education sector, the project aims to “strengthen and transform basic education”, with new and updated classrooms, school facilities and higher quality of teaching.

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