US Boosts Philippine Education Sector

The Philippines' Department of Education obtained an USD86 million grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development to help provide quality education and strengthen teacher proficiency in English, math and science in the Mindanao region. According to

, the five-year program will also offer learning opportunities and livelihood skills training for out-of-school youth in the conflict-torn region.

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