23229-013: Technical Education and Skills Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the Project is to improve the quality and relevance of the TESD system and to enable TESDA to perform its function more effectively as an oversight agency to better respond to market demand for highly skilled workforce. The Project has four components: (i) improving the quality and relevance of the TESD system, (ii) strengthening the role and capacity of private sector providers in the TESD system, (iii) enhancing equity and access to the TESD system, and (iv) ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 23229-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1750
Approval Date 24 Aug 2000
Closing Date 30 Jun 2009
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Education
Subsector Technical Education and Vocational Skills Training
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 611
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 56,792

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Susan Anne Kerr
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Technical Education & Skills Dev. Authority(TESDA)
Antonio Del Rosario

PDS Creation Date
04 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2009