NEDC-EEF Objectives - Development of Basic Education

The six North EastStates have a total of 1,028 wards, 112 LGAs and 18 Senatorial Districts. In line with the desire to achieve wide and equitable coverage by the EEF in all the Member States, prospective beneficiaries of the construction and rehabilitation of schools, as well as other associated programmes to support the development of basic education, may be selected at strategic levels such as Wards, LGAs, etc.

Construction of new schools in accessible rural areas, rehabilitation of existing prominent schools, provision of furniture, fittings, WASH and basic ICT infrastructure will form the core activities of developing the basic education.

Sensitisation and enrolment drives on the need for education for socio economic development as well as other benefits will be carried out in communities.

This work will be achieved by creating an enabling environment for early child education and basic education, improving quality of education, increasing demand for education and humanitarian assistance for education required under emergency.

The above strategies are expected to yield the following the outcomes: