Cambodia: Second Education Sector Development

Sovereign Project | 34388-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Second Education Sector Development
Project Number 34388-012
Country Cambodia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4284-CAM: Second Education Sector Development
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The Project will be to assist consolidation and extension of ongoing educational reform plans and programs within the education strategic plan (ESP) and education sector support program (ESSP) that enable poverty reduction through expanded education opportunities to disadvantaged groups. The purpose of the TA will be to assist in formulating the revised ESP and ESSP plans and programs, including the Medium-Term Expenditure Program, 2004-2008; and prepare a feasibility study for the Second Education Sector Development Program.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services About 20 person-months (pm) of consulting services from a team of six individual international expertts in the fields of (i) policy development and institutional management (5 pm), (ii) planning and financing management (1.5 pm), (iii) education economics (1.5 pm), (iv) occupational programs and community centers for life-long development (4 pm), (v) program review and development (5pm), and (vi) non-formal education and micro-finance (3 pm, to be financed by GTZ), will be required.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Ikuko Takagi Matsumoto
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
148 Norodom Blvd.
Phnom Penh
Kingdom of Cambodia


Concept Clearance 09 Mar 2000
Fact Finding 20 Oct 2003 to 29 Oct 2003
Approval 18 Dec 2003
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 18 Apr 2008

TA 4284-CAM

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Dec 2003 26 Jan 2004 26 Jan 2004 30 Jun 2004 31 Mar 2005 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 120,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 720,000.00 18 Dec 2003 544,096.40
Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Second Education Sector Development Program (JSF) Technical Assistance Reports Dec 2003

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