35174-013: Education Sector Program I

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Description

The overall objective of the Education Sector Program I (ESP I) is to contribute to poverty reduction in Nepal by increasing the level of education attainment, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups. ESP I aims at achieving: (i) improved policy interventions in primary and basic education and performance targets under the Nepal Education for All (EFA) 2004-2009, and (ii) a broadly accepted and financed 1-12 school sector reform and restructuring framework, for implementation by FY2010. ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 35174-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2277
Approval Date 01 Dec 2006
Closing Date 09 Jan 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Geographical Location nationwide
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Education Sector Development
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kowsar P. Chowdhury
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education & Sports

PDS Creation Date
20 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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