47922-014: Rural Education Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Hippocampus Learning Centres (HLC) is a venture capital backed company which operates pre-school and after-school coaching programs for children aged 3-12 years in rural India. HLC has pioneered a new model for improving learning outcomes by developing a low-cost system to deliver a supplementary education curriculum that focuses on a targeted set of learning outcomes. HLC runs education centers in rural India which offer both kindergarten and after school programs. Each center is run by a ... Read More
|Borrower/Equity Investment Name||HIPPOCAMPUS LEARNING CENTRES|
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Private sector (Nonsovereign)|
|Approval Date||11 Apr 2014|
Pre-primary and primary
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
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