25182-013: Secondary Education Development and Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project aims to reduce inequity and geographic disparity in access to, quality and efficiency of public secondary education (grades 7 to 10) by targeting poverty affected provinces with low rates of enrollment and completion and low student achievement levels. The Project will also help the process of management decentralization that encourages school-based management (school autonomy) with local participation in school planning and management. Project preparation has been closely ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 25182-013
Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Date 11 Dec 1998
Closing Date 14 Oct 2008
Geographical Location 14 poverty-affected rural provinces.
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 3,667
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 1,240,040

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
Wendy Duncan
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Department of Education
Mr. Benedicto Lim

Department of Education
Teodocio Sangil

Department of Education
Dr. Lolita M. Andrada

PDS Creation Date
29 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
16 Apr 2010

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