36008-012: Secondary Education for the Most Disadvantaged Regions (formerly Secondary Education Expansion and Quality Improvement)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


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. Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 36008-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4817
Approval Date 19 Jul 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Selected provinces from the most difficult regions
Sector Education
Subsector Education Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

Related Projects



Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Eiko Izawa
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Training
Dr. Nguyen Van Vong, Vice Minister

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
06 Sep 2011