EQUIP3 lessons learned (2003–2012): experiences in livelihoods, literacy, and leadership in youth programs in 26 countries

The USAID-funded Educational Quality Improvement Program 3 (EQUIP3) was designed to improve earning, learning, and skill development opportunities for out-of-school youth in developing countries. EQUIP3 was one of three USAID-funded EQUIP programs that promoted improved educational quality in countries around the world, in partnership with USAID, a consortium of international partner organizations, and host country public and private institutions.