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Pathways to School Reopening: Navigating the Unknown

by Renée McAlpin, Tim Maple-Foster, Surabhi Vaidya, Yasmeen Hossain, Robinah Zawedde

As countries begin to release plans for school reopening, we caught up with the EduQuality team to find out how schools have been utilizing the COVID-19 Toolkit resources, and learn more about the newest…

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Success stories: How to scale and measure impact with…

CHALKBOARD EDUCATION - Tim Maple-Foster, Product Development Associate for Opportunity EduFinance, recently sat down with Paa Kofi Antwi-Larbi, Communications Officer at Chalkboard Education to discuss…

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Webinar: Ideagen Global Innovation 2030 Digital Summit

by Opportunity International

  On June 4, 2020 Opportunity EduFinance joined Ideagen’s Global Innovation online summit along with a range of other fascinating speakers from across the sector. Atul Tandon, CEO of Opportunity…

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'Preparation is key. Always anticipate.' How one…

by Catherine O'Shea

We recently spoke with Arah Sadava, CEO of AB Bank Rwanda about how they are coping with the current pandemic and continuing to engage clients.

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Inclusive Education: Learning from Colombian educators

by Andrea del Pilar A. Camacho , Senior Education Specialist, Colombia

Inclusive education is not a ‘niche’ area of expertise. It should be a requirement of all school leaders and educators to ensure equitable access to quality education for all learners. While training…

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Voices from the front lines of education

by Opportunity EduFinance

As schools remain closed across the globe due to COVID-19, Opportunity EduFinance is listening to school leaders on the front lines of education.

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Webinar: How EduFinance is Responding to School Closures

by Opportunity International

In a recent webinar with Opportunity supporters, Head of Opportunity EduFinance, Andrew McCusker, and Head Education Specialist for East Africa, Robinah Zawedde, shared an update on EduFinance's rapid…

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How Education Lending MFIs Are Responding to COVID-19

CENTER FOR FINANCIAL INCLUSION - Lukas Wellen and Mathieu Fourn, Opportunity EduFinance, share what they have learned from education lending partners regarding helping school clients cope during the COVID-19…

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How Education Lenders are Responding to COVID-19

by Mathieu Fourn, Opportuntiy EduFinance Technical Assistance Manager & Lukas Wellen, Opportunity EduFinance Technical Assistance Lead

While every day, another news story upended the global status quo, by early March certain things were clear. The COVID-19 pandemic would create unprecedented disruptions in the global economy and would…

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Understanding What is at Stake for Schools During COVID-19

by Opportunity EduFinance

It started with a just handful of school closures in countries where we operate. Within 48 hours, we were faced with nationwide school closures in all eight countries due to COVID-19 prevention and containment…

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