The EFA 2000 Assessment: To know more about the EFA movement
     
   
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  National Coordinator:

 
Name: Mr. Abhimanyu Singh
Ministry of human ressource development
Address: Room No. 314-C, Shastri Bhawan
New Delhi 110001
Phone: 91-11-338-1096
Fax: 91-11-338-1335/7980
E-mail: jsec.edu@sb.nic.in



EDUCATION FOR ALL
THE YEAR 2000 ASSESSMENT
REPORT 
INDIA

MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

CONTENTS

Part I: Descriptive Section

Preface

Acknowledgements

Abbreviations

Glossary

List of Tables

List of Charts

POLICY AND PLANNING FOR EFA IN INDIA

Education in India: A Backdrop

EFA goals and target

EFA strategy in 1990s

EFA decision making and management

Cooperation in EFA

Investment in EFA since 1990

Part II : Analytic Section

Achievements and Challenges

        Early Childhood Care and Education

        Providing Access to Primary Schooling

        Progress in Enrollment

          Progress in Enrollment: cont.

        Improving Completion Rates

        Improving Completion Rates: cont.

        Enrolling All Children: Magnitude of the Task Ahead

        Non-Formal Education: Meeting the needs of

        Out-of-School Children

        Education of Working Children

        Towards Quality Improvement in Basic Education

        Literacy and Adult Education

Effectiveness of the Strategy, Plan and Programmes

Problems and Challenges Encountered

Public Awareness, Political Will and National Capacity

Overall Assessment

Part  III: Prospects

LOOKING BEYOND 2000: POLICY DIRECTIONS FOR THE FUTURE