John Gillies, MScSenior Advisor, Thought Leadership and Outreach
Areas of expertise
- Institutional strengthening
- Policy dialogue and civil society engagement
Projects & Resources
The El Salvador Strengthening Basic Education project worked to improve social investment and transparency in the education sector and strengthen basic education opportunities.
The Education Quality Improvement Program 2 (EQUIP2) provided extensive research and technical support to USAID and governments across Africa, Asia and Latin America to develop education policy, improve educational systems, build organizational capacity, strengthen management skills in the education sector, and improve data collection and use in policy and planning.
For more than four decades, FHI 360’s global education experts have worked to ensure that all young people have equitable access to a quality education that equips them to become productive and empowered citizens.
This paper aims to contribute to the understanding of secondary education and the realities of adolescent development in the context of the developing world.
Large-scale estimates of out of school children are often taken at face value, without sensitivity to the extent of missing and incomplete information for a large number of countries, which affects the precision of regional and global aggregates.