World Bank, Indonesia

Through Neil Butcher, NBA provides extensive ongoing support to the World Bank in its operations around the world, with focus on developing regions such as Africa, South India, and Eastern Europe. This includes support in programme design and preparation, programme supervision, and expert advice, assistance, and research support in several areas. While much of the support offered includes general programme support and monitoring, specific areas of expertise in which support is provided include: TVET, skills development, and labour markets; EMIS; teacher education; and educational technology. While the portfolio of countries changes from year to year, ongoing support has been provided in, amongst others, India, Indonesia, Romania, Serbia, Ethiopia, South Africa, Zambia, Mauritius, Lesotho, Tanzania, Burundi, and Somalia.