Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full? School Enrollment, Graduation, and Dropout Rates in Latin America

  • Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014
  • With:

    Marina Bassi
    Advisor to the 
    Vice President of Sectors and Knowledge
    Inter-American Development Bank

    Eliza Erikson
    Director, Investments
    Omidyar Network

    Gabriel Sánchez Zinny
    Director
    Kuepa.com

    Moderator/Discussant:

    Carl Meacham
    Director
    CSIS Americas Program

    Why do many school systems in Latin America continue to struggle with low enrollment and high drop-out rates among students? Looking ahead, what can regional governments and the private sector do to boost the percentage of students attending and graduating from school?  Join the Americas Program for a panel discussion on a recent cutting-edge report from the Inter-American Development Bank that offers innovative ways to strengthen education systems throughout Latin America.

    Open to the public; however, seating is limited.  To RSVP, send name and affiliation to the Americas Program at americas@csis.org

     
     

Location

Center for Strategic and International Studies
C-115
1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

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