WGEMPS Activities

▸ Published on 16 October 2017

A joint initiative by the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA)’s Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (WGEMPS), Inter-Country Quality Node on Teaching and Learning (ICQN-TL), and the Network of African Learning Assessments (NALA) resulted in the successful training of 54 experts from 7 African countries. This 5-day training of trainers’ workshop covered Psychometrics, Competency Based Curriculum and Competency Based Assessment...

▸ Published on 21 July 2017

Experts from Zambia reviewed and approved the Learning Assessment Systems Evaluation Framework (LASEF) at a meeting that ADEA convened between the 10th and 11th of July at the Intercontinental Hotel in Lusaka, through its Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (WGEMPS), in partnership with the Network of African Learning Assessments (NALA) and the country’s Ministry of General Education and the Examinations Council. The review realigned the norms and standards to integrate the Zambian perspective. Zambia now joins Kenya, Rwanda and Senegal who had already approved the framework...

▸ Published on 06 July 2017

The Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) congratulated Ghana and Seychelles for having well-developed management information systems for their higher education institutions. This was at a technical workshop on Higher Education Management Information Systems (HEMIS) benchmarking organized by ADEA’s Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (WGEMPS) and that of Higher Education (WGHE), in collaboration with the Association of African Universities (AAU). The technical workshop took place in Accra (Ghana) from 29th to 30th of June 2017...

▸ Published on 23 May 2017

The Association for the Development of Education in Africa’s Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (ADEA-WGEMPS) in collaboration with the UNESCO Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSA) in Harare, Zimbabwe, will be celebrating Africa Day at their offices on the 24th of May 2017. The theme of the celebrations is taken from the African Union’s theme for 2017: “Harnessing the demographic dividend through investments in youth”...

▸ Published on 25 October 2016

Abidjan, Harare, Nairobi - 25th October 2016. ADEA WGEMPS and FAWE are searching for ideas and scalable innovative programmes/projects/activities that can/have successfully advanced girls’ in secondary education in Africa. The challenge will run from 25th October to 25th December 2016. Submissions stand a chance to win a USD$1,000 cash prize...

▸ Published on 19 November 2015

ADEA and FAWE are collaborating to launch a competition from Thursday, 19th November to Sunday 31 January 2016, that seeks to identify innovative programmes that have advanced girls’ secondary education...

▸ Published on 06 November 2015

ADEA Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (WGEMPS) has recently participated in a follow up ECOWAS EMIS mission in Ghana to showcase and validate the results of the EMIS Norms and Standards Assessment Framework Peer Review Process...

▸ Published on 03 August 2015

Representatives of ADEA WGEMPS participated in the ILO Eastern and Southern Africa Youth Employment Knowledge Sharing Forum, which took place from 19th to 22nd July 2015 in Harare, Zimbabwe...

▸ Published on 26 June 2015

In April of 2015, the ADEA Working Group on Education Management and Policy Support (WGEMPS) facilitated its first ever training on the development of policy briefs...

▸ Published on 08 May 2015

ADEA WGEMPS facilitated the first ever ECOWAS Education Management Information Systems (EMIS) peer review in Ghana in April 2015...

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