Nepal: Education Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram II)

Sovereign Project | 35174-032

Summary

The ESP II will contribute to poverty reduction in Nepal by increasing the level of education attainment, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups. The ESP II will support the preparation and transittion to School Sector Reform (SSR), particularly the early implementation of the 1-8 basic education restructuring in a few districts.

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Project Name Education Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram II)
Project Number 35174-032
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0105-NEP: Education Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram II)
Asian Development Fund US$ 8.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Education - Education sector development
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The ESP II will contribute to poverty reduction in Nepal by increasing the level of education attainment, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups. The ESP II will support the preparation and transittion to School Sector Reform (SSR), particularly the early implementation of the 1-8 basic education restructuring in a few districts.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Enhanced education attainment and livelihoods, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Broadly accepted and adequately financed school sector reform policy, program, and financing framework
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Capacity of stakeholders at various levels developed throughout the country in support of school sector reform

A revised SSR core document, with an analysis of preferred policy options and a program and financing framework

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Rasuwa, Kapilvastu, Dadeldhura districts
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples B
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 Recruitment of consultants (if any) will be on the basis of standard Governnment recruitment practices acceptable to ADB.
Procurement Procurement of eligible items will be on the basis of standard Government procurement practices acceptable to ADB.
Responsible ADB Officer Kowsar P. Chowdhury
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Nepal Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education & SportsKeshar Mahal
Kathmandu
Nepal
Timetable
Concept Clearance 12 Aug 2003
Fact Finding 08 Jul 2007 to 22 Jul 2007
MRM 07 Sep 2007
Approval 24 Jan 2008
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 22 Jul 2009
Last PDS Update 04 May 2010

Grant 0105-NEP

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
24 Jan 2008 31 Mar 2008 14 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2012 - 19 Jan 2012
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 8.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 8.00 24 Jan 2008 8.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 24 Jan 2008 8.00 0.00 100%

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