Project Name Basic Education (Girls) Project (formerly Women's Education)
Project Number 29288-013
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Education - Pre-primary and primary
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description

Component 1 financed by ADB:

Expand access and improve retention by providing primary schools and district education bureaus in 51 districts.

Component 2 financed by AusAID:

Improve the relevance, quality and efficiency of primary education by providing supplementary materials, recruiting and training ethnic teachers and supporting in-service training to teachers and school principals in multi-grade schools and schools in ethnic areas.

Component 3 financed by ADB:

Strengthen management system and capacity of government officers from central to local levels.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Covering 11 provinces in the Northern, Central and Southern Regions
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education_and SportsMr. Khamhoung SacklokhamMinistry of Education. Telephone (856 21) 251 498
Ministry of Education_and SportsMr. Ouam SengchandavongMinistry of Education. Telephone (856 21) 216 006
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 18 Nov 1997 to 09 Dec 1997
MRM 13 Mar 1998
Approval 25 Jun 1998
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 21 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 19 Jul 2007

This project data sheet was generated from http://www.adb.org/projects/29288-013/main on 01 September 2015