Sustainable Development Target 04.b by 2020 expand by x% globally the number of scholarships for developing countries in particular LDCs, SIDS and African countries to enrol in higher education, including vocational training, ICT, technical, engineering and scientific programmes in developed countries and other developing countries
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For open data regarding this target see #SDG4 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all.
Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms engineering-programmes higher-education ict scientific-programmes technical-programmes vocational-training.
The scholarships are to be provided as part of the functions of government:
- 09.3.0 - Post-secondary non-tertiary education (IS)
- 09.4.1 - First stage of tertiary education (IS)
- 09.4.2 - Second stage of tertiary education (IS)
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