Viet Nam: Upper Secondary Education Development

Sovereign Project | 28309-012 Status: Closed

Latest Project Documents

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

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.

Project Name Upper Secondary Education Development
Project Number 28309-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3670-VIE: Upper Secondary Education Development
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Education - Secondary

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The PPTA will (i) prepare analytical papers focusing key issues in upper secondary education including teacher training, and (ii) produce a detailed project proposal for the upper secondary education development project (USEDP) for consideration by the Government and ADB. The proposed USEDP will pursue the following broad objectives: (i) promoting equitable access to upper secondary education for students in underserved, rural areas, including ethnic minority groups in remote areas; (ii) improving the quality and efficiency of upper secondary education; and (iii) strengthening MOET's, DOET's , anc communes' capacities in upper secondary education development under the decentralized education management and implementation system.
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 Five international consultants (15 person-months) and seven domestic consultants (30 person-months) will be required. The services of all the consultants will be engaged thorugh a firm, using the simplified technical proposal procedure in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants, and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of comestic consultants.
Procurement None.
Responsible ADB Officer Yasushi Hirosato
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Training
Dr. Ngo Huu Dung
32 Hai Ba Trung St., Hoan Kiem Dist Hanoi, Vietnman
Concept Clearance 01 Mar 1994
Fact Finding 19 Feb 2001 to 02 Mar 2001
Approval 07 Jun 2001
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 17 Feb 2007

TA 3670-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Jun 2001 24 Sep 2001 24 Sep 2001 31 Mar 2002 31 Jul 2003 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 750,000.00 07 Jun 2001 570,076.21
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Upper Secondary Education Development Project Technical Assistance Reports Jun 2001

Safeguard Documents

See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents

See also: Independent Evaluation

None currently available.

Related Publications

None currently available.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced in its operations to facilitate stakeholder participation in ADB's decision-making. For more information, refer to the Safeguard Policy Statement, Operations Manual F1, and Operations Manual L3.

Requests for information may also be directed to the InfoUnit.