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The mass educational programme of the IRDP/DANIDA Project, Noakhali, Bangladesh: a success story so far



The mass educational programme of the IRDP/DANIDA Project, Noakhali, Bangladesh: a success story so far



International Journal of Educational Development 5(1): 27-39



The education component of the Integrated Rural Development Project (IRDP) in Noakhali, Bangladesh, which is financed by Denmark, has since its inception in 1978 developed into the largest single education programme outside the formal education system of the country. However, the very success of the programme poses a peculiar dilemma: it has become too large and too unusual for the Bangladesh government to accommodate within the existing structures, althoiugh they want to keep it.

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