KIGALI, (Xinhua) --
The Global Education Monitoring report has
hailed Rwanda for commendable pupil enrollment in primary
and secondary school levels.
released Tuesday in Kigali, London, Medellin and Jakarta
also shows that Rwanda has reduced its pupil/computer
ratio in primary and secondary schools as part of the One
Laptop per Child project.
achieved access rate at 98 percent.
online supply chain management system enables schools to
order books they want from publishers, and government to
monitor whether the books have been delivered,” the report
points to goal 4 of the Sustainable Development Goals
about ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education
and learning opportunities for all.
the report, Rwanda’s Education minister Papias Musafiri
said for post Millennium Development Goals his government
will strive to maintain equity, quality and inclusive
There is a
need to impart the right skills and attitudes and a
culture of innovation and creativity among young people,
It is not a
question of knowing something but how do you translate the
acquired knowledge into what is needed at the market, he
the UN resident coordinator, commended Rwanda for its
the highest enrollment rate in Africa, they are not only
concerned with quantity, quality also matters,” he said.
however, warns that education might not move the world
forward unless participation rates dramatically improve
and learning becomes a lifelong pursuit to fully embrace