Helps countries improve the efficiency, equity, and adequacy of their resources and align their policy priorities with their finances.
Documents and analyzes policies and processes that determine where education resources are focused and how they are distributed.
TOOLS AND RESOURCES
SABER-School Finance collects data on school finance systems and classifies them according to how well they address six essential policy goals:
Ensuring basic conditions for learning
Monitoring learning conditions and outcomes
Overseeing service delivery
Budgeting with adequate and transparent information
Providing more resources to students who need them
Managing resources efficiently
SABER-SF helps countries orient their school finance systems more efficiently and equitably to achieve education goals. To do so, SABER-SF draws upon international experience and takes stock of countries' specific situations. This approach helps to enable cross-country learning and to foster informed dialogue and decision-making using a structured framework and methodology. In addition, SABER-SF's work enhances the global knowledge base on effective school finance policies.