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Support to the Implementation of Educational Policies
The overall objective of the TC project is to support the Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) of Guatemala in the formulation and implementation of policies and programs in areas that are strategic to improve educational quality. The TC will contribute, through the technical dialogue, studies and proposals, to generate knowledge, provide experiences and provide tools that contribute to the following specific objectives associated with PEE 2016-2020: (i) analysis of the transition between cycles (preschool / Primary, primary / secondary) and the causes of repetition in the first grades; (Ii) support to MINEDUC in the change in the education system to establish admission to primary school since the age of 6; (Iii) the preparation of a proposal for actions, which could be financed by the Bank through project GU-L1087, in order to have data on student learning through participation in international tests and the application Of national tests, as well as the performance of teachers in the classroom, thus providing relevant information for the updating of initial and in-service teacher training programs; (Iv) strengthening the capacity of MINEDUC to manage school infrastructure, including methodological bases for a Census of School Infrastructure, development of information systems and improvement of technical teams; And (v) systematization and dissemination of results

Project Detail



Project Number


Approval Date

April 13, 2017

Project Status


Project Type

Technical Cooperation





Lending Instrument


Lending Instrument Code




Facility Type


Environmental Classification

Likely to cause minimal or no negative environmental and associated social impacts

Total Cost

USD 400,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 0.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 400,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/OC-16114-GU Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Ordinary Capital Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/OC-16114-GU
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Ordinary Capital
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable
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