Somalia ranks at 165 (out of 170 countries) on the Human Development Index of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). APCO calls for :

  • Increased enrollment and retention of school age children from target groups.
  • Enhanced capacity of government to develop and implement a non-formal education policy and strategy.
  • Strengthened capacity of community groups to support education programs.
  • Engaged support for education among parents, elders, and religious leaders.
  • Improve reading and learning at community and urban levels.
  • Gender mainstreaming in education
  • Diversity enriched in all persons including minorities, Persons with Disabilites, IDPs, IDPs , Returnees, Pastoralists
  • Improve professional development and performance of teachers
  • Technical Vocational Education.