VTT Global - Strategy and Management Consultancy

USAID/Chemonics - Establishment & Management of Non Formal Education Centers under Sindh Reading Program (SRP)

Client: USAID/Chemonics

Project Description: Chemonics International Inc., under the Sindh Reading Program (SRP), contracted VTT to operate Non-Formal Education (NFE) centers in SRP’s target districts and towns in Karachi which include Dadu, Jacobabad, Kashmore, Khairpur, Larkana, Kamber-Shadadkot, and Sukkur districts and in the of Bin Qasim, Gaddap, Kemari, Liyari and Orangi in Karachi.

In phase-I, SRP already established 101 NFE centers in SRP’s three target districts of Jacobabad Kashmore and Dadu for piloting NFE curriculum and materials through implementing partners. For Phase-II, VTT supports the NFE program by establishing new non-formal education programs and centers with SRP-provided curriculum and materials for 16 months (To teach Package-A and Package-B material); after that, learners will mainstream informal school system (any hub school or neighboring school preferably).