April 14

Analysis: Combatting India’s Learning Crisis Through Innovations in Financing: ‘How’ We Fund Is as Important as ‘What’ We Fund

By Abha Thorat Shah

A country witnessing widespread proliferation of smartphones, increased connectivity in rural areas, and big aspirations to get online and go digital has all the makings of a market ripe for an EdTech boom. Clearly, India’s EdTech sector was poised for rapid expansion far before 2020.  

Photo courtesy of UN Women/Second Chance Education and Vocational Learning Programme.

Source: The Times of India (link opens in a new window)

Education, Investing, Technology
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