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© 2019 Opportunity International Education Finance functions under its US and UK affiliates. Opportunity International United Kingdom is registered as a charity in England and Wales (1107713) and in Scotland (SCO39692). Opportunity International United Statesis a 501(c)3 nonprofit.

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Providing access to bathrooms, helping girls continue…

by Faye Ruck-Nightingale

  To date Opportunity EduFinance has helped over 2 million students in low income countries to secure access to affordable, quality, private education. Of those approximately 1 million are girls. This…

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Colombia: A story of resilience and resolutions to…

by Faye Ruck-Nightingale

“Where there is a will there is a way; plan your work and work out your plan.”

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Microfinance and Child Protection can – and do –…

by Sarah Morgan

Sarah Morgan is Opportunity International’s Child Protection expert. She joined Opportunity UK in 2015 after eight years with Save the Children in Laos. Sarah has been advising Opportunity EduFinance…

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Ensuring Inclusive and Quality Education for All Through…

by Allison Kooser

Following the announcement of the Sustainable Development Goals in 2015, the debate continues regarding the role of public and private education in the developing world. With unquestioning agreement regarding…

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Education Impact Investment - New opportunities to…

by Patrick Elmer

Impact Investing is a relatively new term, coined at The Rockefeller Foundation's Bellagio Center in 2007 to describe investments made into companies, organizations, and funds with the intention to generate…

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Opportunity EduFinance shares big data enabling others…

by Faye Ruck-Nightingale

Millions more children could end up getting an education, when Opportunity International's EduFinance Group shares its experience and data on education microfinance, enabling others to invest in education.…

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G7 Statement: Education needs more resources, microfinance…

by Faye Ruck-Nightingale

Ahead of this week’s G7 summit 2017, which is expected to focus on sustainability and reducing inequality, including on education, Nathan Byrd, Global Head of Opportunity International EduFinance, said:…

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'Education for People and Planet': The 2016 GEM Report…

by Opportunity International

Pointers from the Global Education Monitoring Report 2016 about private sector partnerships for achieving sustainable education

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Accountability, EduFinance, and UNESCO's GEM Report

by Opportunity International

The UNESCO Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report has just published its first annual edition, reporting this year on sustainability in education, and we’ll be posting our thoughts about it later…

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School Loans, Job Creation, and the Advancement of…

by By Nathan Byrd, Head of Education Finance

In a new third-party analysis of 94 Ugandan schools accessing Opportunity EduFinance loans, the resulting school growth created an average of 18.6 additional jobs within the community. How Schools Expand…

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