The Global Development Program in 2010

Uwezo

The Global Development Program has made improving the quality of education in the developing world one of their goals. Shruti Nag, a community surveyor who works with ASER in India, assesses a young Kenyan boy's reading and math abilities. ASER conducts community surveys in India to determine levels of student achievement, and was in Kenya to share its techniques with Uwezo, a Hewlett grantee. Photo courtesy of Uwezo.

 

Goals:

  • Improve the efficiency of agricultural markets
  • Promote transparent and accountable governance around the world, with an emphasis on Mexico
  • Improve the quality of education in the developing world
  • Increase the amount of high-quality policy analysis created in the developing world

 

In 2010, the Global Development Program made 77 grants to 58 organizations, totaling over $52 million.

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View a list of the Global Development Program's 2010 grants.

 

The Global Development Program in the News in 2010: