Public–private partnership in the provision of basic education in Ghana: challenges and choices

  title={Public–private partnership in the provision of basic education in Ghana: challenges and choices},
  author={Kwame Akyeampong},
  journal={Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education},
  pages={135 - 149}
  • K. Akyeampong
  • Published 1 March 2009
  • Education
  • Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education
Growing private‐sector participation in basic education service delivery in many developing countries has led to calls for greater partnership arrangements with the public sector to improve access for poor and disadvantaged groups. In Ghana there is some interest in forging closer public–private partnerships to improve access for children who have been out of mainstream education or have difficulty accessing public schools. By examining three examples of non‐state provision that have had links… 

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