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New education policy ignores nearly all recommendations made by a high-level education commission

The policy serves the interests of the private sector, which had lobbied against the commission’s recommendations, commission members say.New education policy ignores nearly all recommendations made by a high-level education commission
Besides regulating private schools, the commission had recommended that the government increase its allocation to the education sector to 20 percent of the annual national budget. Post File Photo
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Binod Ghimire
Published at : November 9, 2019
Updated at : November 10, 2019 07:41
Kathmandu

Binod Ghimire

Binod Ghimire covers parliamentary affairs and human rights for The Kathmandu Post. Since joining the Post in 2010, he has reported primarily on social issues, focusing on education and transitional justice.


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