This brief examines Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) in Egypt. Findings suggest that expansion of ECCE is a good investment. Providing kindergarten to all Egyptian children, and particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds, could be an important step toward greater equality, efficiency, and attainment in the education system.
Krafft, Caroline. 2012. "Is early childhood care and education a good investment for Egypt? Estimates of educational impacts, costs, and benefits," Survey of Young People in Egypt Policy Brief no.3. Cairo: Population Council.