30332-013: Secondary Education Sector Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of the Project is to assist the Government in implementing its SESDP. Under SESDP, the Project will help strengthen institutional capacity of the Ministry of Education (MOE) to plan, manage, and monitor the secondary education system and to improve the use of scarce educational resources by assistance to (i) policy support and strategic planning, (ii) decentralized management, and (iii) performance-based management. To help build support systems for improved quality, ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 30332-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1690
Approval Date 22 Jun 1999
Closing Date 25 Apr 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 60,000
Geographical Location About 115 underserved subproject unions will be identified through school mapping during the first year of the Project. Stipends will be provided for girls in grades 6-10 in 53 disadvantaged thanas (subdistricts).
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 1,154
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 762,763

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
Gudrun L. Forsberg
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education
Md. Afzalur Rahman

PDS Creation Date
01 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
09 Oct 2007