Project Name Teacher Education
Project Number 32236-013
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1840-NEP: Teacher Education
Asian Development Fund US$ 19.60 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development - Education sector development - social protection initiatives

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nationwide.

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

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A total input of 58 person-months of international and 309 person-months of domestic expertise will be provided for in-country training and capacity building.
Procurement All procurement financed by the loan will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement reflecting ADB's anticorruption policy and mandatory use of ADB's standard bidding documents.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Smita Gyawali
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education & Sports
B. Poudel
Ministry of Education and Sports, Keshar Mahal


Concept Clearance 07 Mar 2000
Fact Finding 12 Feb 2001 to 02 Mar 2001
MRM 02 May 2001
Approval 24 Sep 2001
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 30 Jul 2009

LoanĀ 1840-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Sep 2001 28 Jan 2002 09 May 2002 30 Jun 2008 15 Jul 2009 09 Dec 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 26.20 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 19.60 24 Sep 2001 15.12 0.00 97%
Counterpart 6.60 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 24 Sep 2001 15.54 0.00 100%

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