36008-013: Lower Secondary Education for the Most Disadvantaged Regions Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project is expected to lead to universal lower secondary education, and hence to greater social and economic inclusion of disadvantaged groups. Its outcome will be improved Net Enrollment Rate in lower secondary education, particularly for ethnic minorities and girls, in 103 of the most disadvantaged districts from the Project provinces. The first investment to provide direct support to the SESMP 2006-2010 action plan, it is designed to be synergistic with other ongoing ADB education ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 36008-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2384
Approval Date 10 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 50,000
Geographical Location Ethnic minorities and girls, in 103 of the poorest districts in Viet Nam
Sector Education
Health and social protection
Information and communication technology
Subsector Secondary - social protection initiatives
Nutrition
ICT strategy and policy, and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Eiko Izawa
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Training
Dr. Tran Van Thanh

PDS Creation Date
06 Jun 2006

Last PDS Update
11 Sep 2014

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