Cameroon

ELT-Consultants was founded in 2010, any projects or events listed before that year were delivered by individual Directors or Associates (please refer to individual CV). Projects and events listed in descending year order, with newest first.

 

Project: British Council Sub-Sahara Africa Digital audio stories and songs

Editor and writer for developing support materials for teachers using the digital audio bank of stories and songs from the British Council website, as well as integrating with the British Council CiPELT (certificate in Primary English Language Teaching) course.

Location: Sub-Sahara Africa
Duration:  September 2013
Donor: British Council
Status: Awarded
Partner: British Council

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Event: CAMELTA (Cameroon English Language Teachers Association) CONFERENCE

Overcoming the dilemma of teaching in resource-challenged classrooms: Experiences, challenges and successes of teachers in practice. Working with trainers from CAMELTA (Cameroon English Language Teachers Association).

Location: Yaounde, Cameroon
Duration:  16 – 20th August, 2010
Donor: British Council, CAMELTA (Cameroonian English Language Teachers Association), IATEFL YLT Sig
Status: Awarded
Partner: British Council, CAMELTA (Cameroonian English Language Teachers Association), IATEFL YLT Sig

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Project: Teacher trainer

Teacher trainer: teaching primary teachers in low resourced contexts. Working with trainers from CAMELTA (Cameroon English Language Teachers Association).

Location: Yaounde, Bafia, Buea, Bamenda, Douala, Cameroon
Duration:  20th April – 3rd May 2008
Donor: CAMELTA (Cameroonian English Language Teachers Association)
Partner: CAMELTA (Cameroonian English Language Teachers Association)

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Cameroon: Country facts

Population
  • 22.25 million
GDP per capita (2011 PPP$)
  • 2,550.93
Adult literacy rate (% 15 and older)
  • 71.3%
Gross enrolment ratio: primary (% of children of primary school age)
  • 111
Gross enrolment ratio: secondary (% of children of secondary school age)
  • 50
Gross enrolment ratio: tertiary (% of population of tertiary school age)
  • 12
Primary school dropout rates (% of primary school cohort)
  • 30.25
Pupil-teacher ratio
  • 46
Expenditure on education (% of GDP)
  • 3.22

Source: United Nations Human Development Reports 2014