4.2.4 Development Assistance

Some multi-lateral and bi-lateral development agencies are playing a significant role in the LCCD movement. For example, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)52 is providing funding support for LCCD pilots in Haiti53 and Paraguay.54 In Uruguay, it has provided assistance for technical support and evaluation of the LCCD program55 and its extension to secondary schools.56 The IDB is also funding evaluation of LCCD pilots in Brazil.

In terms of bi-lateral assistance, the United States Agency for International Development provides assistance for Afghanistan’s LCCD project.57 The Danish government is assisting with funding an LCCD pilot project in Nepal.58


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