31309-013: Post-Literacy and Continuing Education Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project's long-term sector objective is to contribute to the reduction of poverty through more equitable human development in rural areas. The purpose of the Project is to establish a community-based and needs-oriented course program and a supportive organizational framework in 29 districts. The Project's objectives will be achieved by (i) supporting the implementation of a policy framework; (ii) developing, producing, distributing and continuously adapting curricula and materials; (iii) imp... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 31309-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 1881
Grant No. 3899
Approval Date 12 Jul 2002
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 51,500
Geographical Location The Project covers 210 Upazillas (sub-districts) in 29 districts.
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Non-Formal Education
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Peter L. Fedon
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Directorate of Non-formal Education
Rezaul Quader

Bureau of Nonformal Education
Md. Zaydul Haque Mollah

PDS Creation Date
26 Apr 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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