Dr Sara Ruto
PAL Network, People’s Action for Learning, Kenya
Dr Sara Ruto serves as coordinator of the People’s Action for Learning (PAL) network. This network currently comprises civil society organisations that are conducting citizen led assessments in 14 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Prior to serving in this position, in 2009 Sara initiated the citizen led process in Kenya that currently operates as Uwezo and thereafter managed the Uwezo East Africa learning assessment. She sits on several committees, such as Global Education Monitoring Report, the World Bank’s SABER Technical Advisory Board and INCLUDE Knowledge Platform. Her current role, as Chair of the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development provides an opportunity to participate actively in the current education reform process in Kenya.