32312-013: Basic Education Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Program is a sector development program (SDP), consisting of (i) a program loan to support policy reforms; and (ii) an investment project grant. The objective of the program is to support policy actions that contribute to (i) ensuring increased resource mobilization to the education sector including rationalizing budgetary allocations for education (ii) the design and implementation of an outcome oriented budgeting and financial management system that will also lead to preparation of a Med... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 32312-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2306
Grant No. 0069
Approval Date 20 Dec 2006
Closing Date 08 Jun 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 21,560
Geographical Location Nationwide in focus (policy based program loan): see also linked Grant 0069 LAO
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: A

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Christopher A. Spohr
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education
Mr. Sengsomphone Viravouth

PDS Creation Date
20 Jul 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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