Launch of the KIX Observatory on COVID-19 Responses in Educational Systems in Africa

November 17 2020 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm GMT

On November 17, 2020, there will be a launch event for the "Observatory on COVID-19 Responses in Educational Systems in Africa". The launch event will be hosted by the consortia that manages the observatory: Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) and the African Union’s International Centre for Girls’ and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA), with the technical support of the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS).

The Observatory, a new project funded by KIX, will serve as a catalyst and a one-stop-shop for learning and sharing information and evidence about COVID-19 responses in primary and secondary education to inform policy and practice in 41 GPE member countries in Africa. Please click here to learn more about the project.

The event will be webcast live and simultaneous translation will be provided in English and French. Register in advance for the launch:

The event will take place at 12:00 pm GMT, Tuesday, November 17, 2020.

Join the conversation by following @ADEAnet and @AU_CIEFFA on Twitter and share your messages using the hashtag #GPEKIX.

For queries about the launch event, please contact Stefano De Cupis, Senior Communication Officer, ADEA,