R4D Education

Global Education

Education is playing an increasingly important role as economies and societies become more knowledge-based. R4D Education’s initiatives concentrate largely on levers for change in areas with high potential for impact: innovations,evaluation and learning, out-of-school children, skills for employability, financing, and early childhood. Our education portfolio complements our work in health and governance, and cross-cutting themes include the relationships among education, nutrition and health, and supporting civil society organizations in their work to increase public sector accountability. Read more...

Global Education Projects

According to UNFPA, countries with the greatest demographic advantages for development are those entering a period in which the working age population is rising, as the...
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For millions of young people around the world finding a decent job is still a drawn-out uphill struggle. According to the International Labor Organization (ILO), despite...
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R4D is partnering with Rising Academy Network (RAN) to bring learning to the early stages of program implementation using monitoring, evaluation, and learning tools. RAN...
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As part of our Learning Lab initiative, R4D is supporting the monitoring, evaluation, and learning needs of Mobile Creches, an early childhood development provider in...
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R4D is leading the evaluation and learning of Mobile Reading to Children (MR2C), a pilot in India that seeks to promote literacy by encouraging and empowering parents...
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To drive forward the global effort to support and strengthen the early childhood workforce, R4D has partnered with the International Step by Step Association to launch...
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In partnership with Education Above All Foundation and UNESCO Institute for Statistics, R4D has completed a number of publications on the out of school children since...
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As part of continued efforts to improve its relevance, effectiveness, and efficiency, the GPE Board requested an interim evaluation to inform GPE members about the...
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R4D helped the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) develop a global advocacy strategy to achieve measurable impact in early learning. R4D identified leading...
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Within the developing world, there is limited research and evaluation of positive youth development programming. Furthermore, few studies have examined the relationship...
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Around the world, 250 million children are unable to read. Because of a lack of teaching materials, they struggle to recognize even basic words and numbers. In many...
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2015 was the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an ambitious multi-stakeholder effort that builds upon the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to...
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R4D’s upcoming book, Bridging the Skills Gap: Innovations in Africa and Asia, will probe deep into five key themes relevant to the skills discussion and vital to close...
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As global education efforts move away from access and toward learning as their key priority, the ability to assess learned skills like basic literacy and numeracy...
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R4D Education’s flagship initiative, the Center for Education Innovations (CEI), aims to identify, analyze, and connect innovative education programs around the world....
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UNICEF and R4D have partnered to design and test a strategy to better understand what types of innovative programs and interventions have the greatest potential for...
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As part of continued efforts to improve its relevance, effectiveness, and efficiency, the GPE Board requested an interim evaluation to inform GPE members about the...
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R4D and FHI 360 will analyze the skills required for work and identify models of secondary education in Latin America and the Caribbean. The partnership will leverage...
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The Open Society Foundation, a supporter and funder of ASER Pakistan, commissioned Results for Development (R4D) to evaluate the Pakistani initiative and work alongside...
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R4D is creating a toolkit and engaging stakeholders to disseminate evidence captured through the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation's Quality Education in Developing...
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Global Partnership for Education (GPE) commissioned R4D to assess the feasibility of such a loan buy-down to support measurable reforms in education, while also raising...
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R4D - through the Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI) and Center for Education Innovations (CEI) – is working in partnership with the UBS Optimus Foundation (...
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Results for Development Institute (R4D) served as the Learning Partner for the Partnership to Strengthen Innovation and Practice in Secondary Education (PSIPSE), an...
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The Children's Investment Fund Foundation asked Results for Development Institute to develop frameworks for costing, cost-effectiveness analysis, and financial...
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With support from The Rockefeller Foundation, R4D identified the skills students in developing countries need in order to best position them for employment opportunities...
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R4D worked with global philanthropic foundations and other donor organizations that were seeking the most effective ways to discover, invest in, and scale up or cross-...
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The EdVenture Fund addresses gaps in access to higher quality education, particularly in developing countries, through an approach that stimulates and scales up...
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