Education experts square off on the public versus private school debate in Africa

At a World Bank event, four experts discuss the controversial topic of whether the boom in private schools across Africa is good or bad for education.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.