35311-012: Institutional Strengthening for Poverty Monitoring and Evaluation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The major purpose of the TA is to respond to the recommendations of, and build and expand upon the achievements from, the first phase of this TA by strengthening the poverty monitoring and evaluation system in the Lao PDR. Enhancing the Government's capacity to develop effectively targeted poverty reduction programs, and improving institutional capacity in the area of qualitative and quantitative poverty assessment are the main expected outputs of the TA. The TA will also support the ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 35311-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4521
Approval Date 22 Dec 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sharad Bhandari
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Country Coordination and Regional Cooperation Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
National Statistics Centre
Mme. Phonesaly Souksavath, Deputy Director-General

PDS Creation Date
14 Mar 2008

Last PDS Update
17 Mar 2008