Results

EDC seeks to transform learning, empowering people to make their own choices. The results take many forms: teachers using more creative and effective forms of instruction, out-of-school youth furthering their education or finding jobs, children learning to read and write, families making more informed decisions. EDC sets ambitious goals for its programs, measures progress rigorously, and ensures that the desired results are achieved. 

The publications linked below represent a sampling of recent results achieved with the support of EDC’s International Development Division. For high resolution files, please contact IDDinfo@edc.org.
Fact Sheet, Results
IDD | EDC | Publication

This 2-page document summarizes the successes of the Decentralized Basic Education Program Objective 2, which helps communities improve their schools, teachers improve their teaching, and students learn more.

Fact Sheet, Results
IDD | EDC | Publication

Supported by USAID/Kenya, EDC implements the Garissa Youth Project. G-Youth enables and empowers youth to design and lead initiatives to improve opportunities for themselves and their communities. The project gives Garissan youth greater access to the world of work and aims to keep youth in...

Fact Sheet
IDD | EDC | Publication

EDC helps countries create effective literacy instruction on a large scale. This flyer illustrates the results gained through EDC's adaptable, sustainable, research-based literacy program. Though rich in content and instruction, the program is simple for teachers to deliver and designed to work...

IDD | EDC | Publication

This flyer summarizes a study of youth livelihood opportunities conducted by the PAJE-Nièta youth project in Mali. Study findings highlight opportunities in the agropastoral sector, other more traditional vocational trades, and artisanal services sectors. PAJE-Nièta prepares youth to better...

Results
IDD | EDC | Publication

Minority Education for Growth and Advancement–Skills for Youth (MEGA-SkY) was supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and implemented by Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) in collaboration with International Youth Foundation (IYF). The project operated...

Newsletter
IDD | EDC | Publication

Prepara Ami ba Serbisu (Preparing Us for Work) provides rural youth in Timor-Leste with opportunities for workforce development training and guidance on the path to livelihoods. As illustrated in this brochure, 40% of program graduates have accessed employment, with others pursuing further...

Fact Sheet, Results
IDD | EDC | Publication

AKAZI KANOZE provides youth in Rwanda with market-relevant life and work readiness training and support, hands-on training opportunities, and links into the employment and self-employment job market over a four-year period. Akazi Kanoze graduates have the opportunity to pursue further education...

Fact Sheet, Results
Shaqodoon: Somalia Youth Livelihood Program

The EQUIP3 project, Somalia Youth Livelihoods Program (SYLP), known as Shaqodoon (job seeker in Somali), was created to provide Somali youth with greater access to training, internships, work and self-employment opportunities.

Results
IDD | EDC | Publication

“Before these learning centers were established, our children used to play on the streets without doing anything. But now, thanks to Allah and to the donor, our children are benefiting from the free education. They are busy with their studies all day.” — Hassan Isse Dubad, community leader in...

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