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The IEPA as a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence is two years old!
Hurray! The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) is two years old as a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence for West Africa.
IEPA Joins Other UNESCO Educational Centres Worldwide to Celebrate International Day of Education 2022

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA), a UNESCO Category II Centre for West Africa, located at the University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast - Ghana, joins other UNESCO Educational Centres to celebrate the “International Day of Education 2022”.

This year’s celebrations, the fourth to be celebrated since the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted a resolution for its celebration on 3rd December 2018, is being observed under the theme, “Changing Course, Transforming Education”.

IEPA, UCC welcomes one Visiting Professor from Nigeria and Two Fulbright Scholars from the USA to Support its UNESCO Agenda

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) is welcoming three international Professors - one on Sabbatical Leave from Nigeria and two Fulbright Scholars from the United States - to join its dynamic team to drive the UNESCO SDG 4 Agenda. 

IEPA-UCC Signs MOU with APCEIU to Formalize Collaborations Towards the Implementation of SDG 4

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) at the University of Cape Coast has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) on promoting diverse collaborative activities for mutual benefit through cultural exchanges, information sharing, joint programme implementation, among others. 

IEPA Delegation Pays a Courtesy Call on The Minister of Energy, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh

A delegation from the Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Energy, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh in Accra. The meeting was planned to congratulate him on his new appointment as Minister of Energy, update him on the progress of IEPA since its upgrade to a Category II Institute of UNESCO (during his tenure as Minister of Education) and to present a citation of honour to him. 

IEPA Launched as a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence for West Africa

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) was officially launched as a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence for the West African sub-region by the Minister of Education, Honourable Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum at a ceremony held on 16th June 2021 at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) in Ghana.

IEPA & CGD Releases Study Findings to Suggests That WASSCE Exams may be Unfair for Candidates and Unreliable for Judging the Impact of Free SHS

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) in collaboration with the Center for Global Development (CGD) has released a study “Do high-stakes exams promote consistent educational standards?” that points to a strong relationship between WASSCE exam difficulty and student results. The research argues that it is changes in exam difficulty from one year to the next that explain most of the changes in WASSCE grade awards since 2011, at least for Core Mathematics. 

IEPA Pays Courtesy Call on the Minister of Education, Honourable Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA) paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Education, Honourable Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum to congratulate him on his appointment as Minister of Education as well as discuss educational issues. 

IEPA Signs MOU with RCQE for Collaborative Projects in Meeting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4 [UN SDG 4]

The Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA), a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Regional Center of Quality and Excellence in Education (RCQE), Saudi Arabia, to collaborate on projects in meeting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4. 

PRESS RELEASE :- IEPA, UNESCO Category II Institute Inaugurates Board Members for West Africa toward Achieving SDG 4

The IEPA Governing Board was inaugurated on 13th April 2021, in line with Statute 68 of the University of Cape Coast Governing Act of 1992 which establishes IEPA as a UNESCO Category II Centre in Ghana and for the West African sub-region. 

The meeting which was organized in a blended format due to COVID-19 protocols, saw members within the UCC community come together physically whilst the other Members join via Zoom. 

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