31213-013: Second Education Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the Project is to reduce income and deprivation poverty by improving access to quality basic education for poor and vulnerable children, particularly in poorer rural and urban communities. Specific objectives will include improving (i) sustainability and learning environments of education facilities (kindergartens and schools) and expanding their coverage in areas of inadequate capacity; (ii) educational quality and (iii) efficiency and effectiveness of education ... Read More

Country Mongolia
Project Number 31213-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1908
Approval Date 06 Aug 2002
Closing Date 15 Jun 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 14,000
Geographical Location Project activities will be implemented nationwide, with greatest emphasis on improving educational services to the poorest communities in rural aimags.
Sector Education
Subsector Education Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 680
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 206,074

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
Jazira Asanova
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
Mr. R. Bandii

PDS Creation Date
18 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Sep 2009