Project Data Sheet

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PDS Creation Date 04 Apr 2006
PDS Updated as of 23 May 2011

Project Name Preparing the Rural Basic Education Project
Country Uzbekistan
Project/Program Number 40049-012
Status Approved
Geographical Location
In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Technical Assistance4851Japan Special Fund500
Counterpart 50

Summary of Environmental and Social Issues

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


To improve access, relevance and quality of basic education in rural and remote areas, with a focus on poor and vulnerable children.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

CSP 2006-2010

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2006 Apr 04
Consulting Services
International consultants will consist of (i) a basic education specialist and education economist and team leader (5 person-months), (ii) an education facility and equipment specialist (3), and (iii) a specialist for teacher training and ICT development in rural education (3), National consultants will comprise (i) a specialist on basic education and financial analysis (5), (ii) a facility and equipment specialist (3), (iii) a community participation and poverty and social development specialist (5), and (iv) a teacher training specialist (3).
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 25 Jun 2006 to 08 Jul 2006
Management Review Meeting
Approval 23 Oct 2006
Last Review Mission


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Technical Assistance 4851 23 Oct 2006 12 Dec 2006 12 Dec 2006 30 Apr 2007 31 Jan 2008


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
Cumulative Disbursements

TA Amount (US$ thousand)

Approval Number Approved Amount Revised Amount Total Commitment Uncommitted Balance Total Disbursement Undisbursed Balance
Technical Assistance 4851 500 500 90 410 90 410

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer R. Narasimham (
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Public Education
Mr. R. Akhlidinov


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