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Private Basic Education Finance

Apr 24, 2007
institutional sponsor: 
United States Agency for International Development


Suezan Lee of USAID's Office of Education and David Grossman of the Office of Development Credit led a discussion by Jorge Balan, Taara Chandani, and James Tooley on “Private Basic Education Finance” at the thirteenth installment of the Microfinance Learning and Innovations After Hours Seminar Series, sponsored by the USAID Microenterprise Development office.

The focal point of this seminar was the "Strengthening the Private Basic Education Sector: A Case for USAID Support and Financing Through the Development Credit Authority" report from January 2007. It was a joint event by the USAID Microenterprise Development office, Office of Education, Office of Development Credit.


Jorge Balan
Banyan Global
Taara Chandani
Banyan Global
James Tooley
University of Newcastle