Rights to Inclusive Education and Retention of Girls in School – Response to COVID-19

Reporting Organization:UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 1,164,087
Timeframe: September 24, 2020 - September 24, 2021
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Côte d’Ivoire - $ 1,164,087.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Education (55.00 %)

Sexual & Gender-based Violence (45.00 %)

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The project reduces barriers to access and retention for more than 700,000 girls and adolescent girls between the ages of 10 to 19 in the North-East, West and Central regions of Côte d’Ivoire and the Abidjan district (Abobo and Yopougon-Songon). This project is providing additional funds in response to the immediate needs for education and gender-based violence generated by the coronavirus (COVID-19). Project activities include: (1) developing a distance learning monitoring system; (2) producing national educational resources in digital form for broadcast on radio/television; and (3) supporting the continuity of essential social services for the protection of women and girls.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adolescent females Children, girls
Total Direct Population: Unspecified
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcomes of this project include: (1) equitable and increased access for girls, adolescent girls and women, including those with disabilities, to inclusive and quality education and learning opportunities; and (2) equitable and coordinated provision of safe, quality and gender-sensitive formal and non-formal education for girls, adolescent girls and boys and women.

Achieved Results


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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