SACMEQ IV Study Organization

Study director(s)

The Southern and Eastern Africa Consortium for Monitoring Educational Quality (SEACMEQ)

Institutions and their responsibilities

SEACMEQ Coordinating Centre (SCC)

  • Comprises the SEACMEQ secretariat
  • Manages daily operational activities
  • Provides administrative and technical support for the SEACMEQ National Research Coordinators (NRCs) and their deputies
  • Works with partners to obtain funding for the cross-national cooperative components of SEACMEQ’s research and training programs
  • Implements policies through a number of committees


SEACMEQ Managing Committee

  • Consists of seven ministers of education that are elected by the SEACMEQ Assembly of Ministers for a two-year period
  • Coordinates the details of SEACMEQ’s administration and finance


Steering Committees

  • National committees that consist of a number of high-ranking officials from the participating countries’ ministries of education
  • Oversee the country operations of each SEACMEQ member
  • Oversee the work of the NRCs and their teams


SEACMEQ national research coordinators (NRCs)

  • Coordinate all country-level SEACMEQ activities


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Tel.: +267 3552055

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Editor(s) and author(s) of study-related gateway pages
  • Editor: SEACMEQ Coordinating Centre (SCC)
  • Author (based on study documents): Opeyemi Ayanwale, Student Assistant, IEA Hamburg