Viet Nam: Secondary Education for the Most Disadvantaged Regions (formerly Secondary Education Expansion and Quality Improvement)

Sovereign Project | 36008-012

Summary

The Project will help achieve the Government's commitment to universal lower secondary education by 2010, and general/professional secondary education by 2015, as well as to gender parity in secondary education in the MDGs. The Project aims to (i) improve access of vulnerable groups in the most disadvantaged provinces in Viet Nam; and (ii) enhance the quality, equity, effectiveness and sustainability of service delivery.

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Project Name Secondary Education for the Most Disadvantaged Regions (formerly Secondary Education Expansion and Quality Improvement)
Project Number 36008-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4817-VIE: Secondary Education for the Most Disadvantaged Regions (formerly Secondary Education Expansion and Quality Improvement)
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Education - Secondary - social protection initiatives
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The Project will help achieve the Government's commitment to universal lower secondary education by 2010, and general/professional secondary education by 2015, as well as to gender parity in secondary education in the MDGs. The Project aims to (i) improve access of vulnerable groups in the most disadvantaged provinces in Viet Nam; and (ii) enhance the quality, equity, effectiveness and sustainability of service delivery.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy Included in the 2007-2010 CSPU
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Selected provinces from the most difficult regions
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement B
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 A team of 5 international consultants (14 person-months) input and 6 domestic consultants (37 person-months) will be required in the following areas: (i) educational management; (ii) education facility planning and data collection; (iii) instructional material planning and management; and (iv) teacher training planning and quality control; (v) education planning for the disadvantaged groups; (vi) project management and monitoring; (vii) development of project implementation capacity of the central and provincial project implementation units; and (viii) resettlement.
Responsible ADB Officer Eiko Izawa
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and TrainingDr. Nguyen Van Vong, Vice Minister32 Hai Ba Trung St., Hoan Kiem Dist Hanoi, Vietnman
Timetable
Concept Clearance 30 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 03 May 2006 to 10 May 2006
MRM -
Approval 19 Jul 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 04 May 2006

TA 4817-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Jul 2006 13 Nov 2006 13 Nov 2006 30 Jun 2007 29 Feb 2008 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 19 Jul 2006 562,961.26

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