Education and Training

  • F Funding Initiative/Portfolio

Key Information

Initial and continuing education have a critical role to play in sustaining the sea changes underway in our societies. They not only help reduce inequality and vulnerability, but also foster the opportunities needed for the emancipation, mobility, and social, civic, and economic integration for all men and women. AFD supports equitable access to high-quality education and training, from primary school through to higher education and vocational training.

Lead Implementing Organization(s)


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Activity URL

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Algeria, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ghana, India, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Senegal, South Africa, Tunisia, Viet Nam, Zambia


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COVID-19 Response


Government Affiliation


Ministry Affiliation


Areas of Work Back to Top

Education areas

Other skills

  • Vocational training

Cross-cutting areas

  • Economic/livelihoods (including savings/financial inclusion, etc.)
  • Other

Program participants

Target Audience(s)

Boys (both in school and out of school), Girls (both in school and out of school)


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School Enrolment Status

Some in school

School Level

  • Vocational

Other populations reached

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Participants include

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Program Approaches Back to Top

Learning while working

  • Vocational training
  • Work-study

Policy/legal environment

  • Public-private partnerships


  • Teaching materials (e.g. lesson plans, curricula)

Program Goals Back to Top

Education goals

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Cross-cutting goals

  • Improved financial literacy and savings
  • Increased employment/job-related skills