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ICT and STEM education

Implementable and scalable initiatives for ICT integration in education to address the gaps and inadequacies in schools’ science, technology, English and mathematics teaching provision, critical for social, economic and knowledge society development

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TVSD and digital skills and youth entrepreneurship

Empowerment of youth through ICT- Infused Technical and Vocational Skills Development (TVSD) and entrepreneurship development for employment and self-employment 

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Leadership for Sustainable Development

Leadership capacity building to design and implement knowledge-based social and economic policies, strategies and programmes which will contribute to the realization of key identified SDG goals

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Teacher professional development

Rigorous and scalable models for the integration of ICT in teacher professional development to improve quality and relevance of education provision and learning outcomes 

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Community-based learning

Relevant learning opportunities provided to marginalized groups and communities in informal environments

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Education in crisis environments

Technology-driven education opportunities for children living in refugee camps

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Expert services

Expertise in the areas of monitoring, evaluation and impact research, policy and strategy advice and models of ICT integration in education and training systems

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GESCI's mission is to work with governments and partners in providing strategic support to develop and implement models of good ICT-based practice for high-quality education and training. We also build effective leadership capacities in ICT and Knowledge Society development at all levels in countries across the developing world..

We are looking to build a learning community to discuss matters values and life skills in East Africa through our ADAPT project".

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Systems Thinking Workshop, Tanzania

10th and 11th December, 2022 Dar es Salaam,Tanzania: Adapting assessment into policy and learning (ADAPT): Adolescent 21st Century Skills systems mapping workshop in Tanzania had participants drawn from; MZF = Milele Zanzibar Foundation (ALIVE) Zanzibar Institute of Education ,Tanzania Institute of…

Systems Thinking Workshop, Uganda

The Adapting assessment into policy and learning (ADAPT): Adolescent 21st Century Skills systems mapping workshop in Uganda brought together participants from Uwezo Uganda, District Education Officers (DEO), Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB), FICH, Secondary school teachers, Makerere…

ADAPT Formative Study Report Launch, Uganda

27th October, 2022 Kampala, Uganda: Makerere University College of Education and External Studies, GESCI and University of Notre Dame’s Global Center for the Development of the Whole Child launched a report on utilisation of present and past learning assessments in Uganda. This launch brought…

ADAPT National Advisory Group Meeting- Kenya

GESCI convened a meeting with the Values and Life Skills Cluster of the Regional Education Learning Initiative (RELI) and the project's National Advisory Group to review and validate the findings of the  Adapting assessment into policy and learning(ADAPT): Adolescent 21st Century Skills Formative…


Training of Special Needs Teachers in Kenya and Rwanda

Under the framework of the Accessible Digital Textbooks (ADT) project focusing on promoting inclusive education through accessible digital Textbooks, funded by the United Nations Partnership on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNPRPD), UNESCO regional office for Eastern Africa with partners…

6th Event of The African Day of School Feeding (ADSF)

The 6th ADSF continental commemoration is hosted by the African Union Commission (AUC). The event will be guided by the Theme: "Harnessing Africa's Traditional Knowledge and Food to Support Home-Grown School Feeding Programmes and Systems During COVID-19 Response and Beyond. " Since 2016, the Africa…

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