Way Kanan is one of the locations of RISE Programme Learning Laboratories. RISE team works together with the government of Way Kanan District in designing programme and regulation to improve the quality of learning in there.
Between 2000 until 2015, education expenditures as a percentage of total government expenditures have almost doubled. This positively affects school enrolment which can be seen from improvement of net enrolment rates. But, learning improvement has been too slow.