32407-013: Maritime Training Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the project is to ensure that TMTI can continue to provide basic training and more specialized refresher and upgrade training to young trainees and present Tuvaluan seafares, meeting IMO training standards. This is to be achieved by upgrading present infrastructure and providing training equipment. This will ensure that Tuvaluans are properly trained and will continue to have access to overseas seafarer employment opportunities, upon which the social and economic ... Read More

Country Tuvalu
Project Number 32407-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 3942
Loan No. 1921
Approval Date 16 Oct 2002
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,133
Geographical Location Amatuka islet, Tuvalu
Sector Education
Subsector Technical Education and Vocational Skills Training
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 2
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 120

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Alain Goffeau
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Subregional Office in Suva, Fiji

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Sports
Olioliga Iosua

PDS Creation Date
15 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013