To improve access, retention and the quality of education for all children in primary and secondary schools of Punjab Province in Pakistan. All government school children (6 million primary, 4 million secondary) and children attending school through the Punjab Education Foundation (around 2.2 million) will have benefited from UK support in Punjab by March 2019.
To improve primary and secondary education in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by providing up to £283.2million in technical assistance, financial aid and infrastructure which aims to benefit all primary and lower secondary children in the province by 2020.This programme targets primary enrolment specifically girl child enrolment and female literacy which contributes towards Sustainable Development Goals 4 and 5. The programme is directly supporting 257,808 children to gain quality education.
The UK will provide up to £165m over 5 years in two phases of £82.5m. The programme will provide technical support on city and regional interventions in 3 focus countries, Burma, Uganda and Zambia resulting in increased inclusive economic growth and job creation. The interventions will help city economies to become more productive, deliver access to reliable, affordable, renewable power for businesses and households, and strengthen investment into infrastructure services, including from the UK.
‘To develop knowledge and evidence with up to 17 partner Governments for 1) planning, designing, constructing and maintaining cost effective and reliable low volume roads and 2) planning and delivering appropriate rural transport services. At least 110,000km low volume rural roads influenced by project research by 2030 which will improve the livelihoods of poor men and women through providing increased access to markets and services.’
To increase the use of family planning in Kenya, especially to young and rural women, contribute to the countrys achievement of Millennium Development Goals and reduce maternal deaths.
SDMR aims to improve the livelihoods of over 40,000 Rwandans involved in the artisanal and small scale mining industry. Moreover, it will tackle Rwanda’s growing trade deficit by increasing exports, help to attract much-needed private investment in the industry, and ultimately support Rwanda’s path to economic transformation by creating more, higher paid, safer jobs for poor Rwandans. The outcome of the programme will be an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable ASM in target areas.This will contribute to the impact of an increased contribution of the mining sector to economic growth and improving livelihoods among ASM communities. Specifically, reforming the enabling environment will deliver:
SDMR AIMS TO IMPROVE THE LIVELIHOODS OF OVER 40,000 RWANDA'S INVOLVED IN ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE MINING INDUSTRY
CIG is in line with the goal of promoting global prosperity set out in the UK Aid Strategy. It will enable cities to function effectively, attract new businesses and create employment. It will provide reliable energy for households and businesses, thereby reducing production costs and removing the barriers to investment in much needed infrastructure services, such as energy, water and sanitation, transport and communications.
TO IMPROVE THE RESPONSIVENESS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO PEOPLE'S NEEDS IN BURMA
The project is to support Third Party Construction Inspection of a sample of schools being constructed and rehabilitated by IMC in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab.