33396-013: Education Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of the Education Sector Development Program (ESDP) is to contribute to Cambodia's broader poverty reduction policy by assisting the Government in reforming and strengthening the education sector as outlined i n the Government's Education Strategic Plan (ESP). The ESDP will support nationwide policy reforms related to education finance, removal of access barriers to education for poor students, improved learning, more efficient and transparent education service ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 33396-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1864
Approval Date 04 Dec 2001
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector Education
Subsector Education Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 2,398
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 153,833

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
Sukhdeep Brar
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
H.E. Pok Than, Secretary of State

PDS Creation Date
01 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
18 Apr 2008