35192-012: School Computerization

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA will prepare an investment project to support the Government's strategy to improve the quality and efficiency of basic education to meet new labor market requirements. This will be done by improving computer literacy among teachers and students, establishing electronic libraries and developing multimedia computer courseware to overcome the problems of many unqualified teaching staff and lack of instructional materials. The project will target especially the poor and disadvantaged youths i... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 35192-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3973
Approval Date 05 Nov 2002
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Education Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Jeoung-Keun Lee
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Mins of Human Res Devt, Educ & Cultural Affairs
Mr. E.W. Abeynayake, Project Director, SEMP

Last PDS Update
09 Aug 2011

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