36510-012: Textbook Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA is to assist the Government of Uzbekistan in preparing a Textbook Sector Development Program (RDSP) addressing key issues in the curriculum and textbook development chain from curriculum planning to textbook distribution. The TSDP will contribute to improve learning achievements of pupils enrolled in compulsory education (grades 1-12) and to increase access of the poor to quality education. The TSDP will be classified as a poverty intervention (possibly a core poverty ... Read More

Country Uzbekistan
Project Number 36510-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4089
Approval Date 18 Mar 2003
Geographical Location Tashkent
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Lan Wu
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Higher & Secondary Specialized Educ
Mr. Kasimov, Deputy Minister

Ministry of Public Education
Mr. Akhlitdinov, First Deputy Minister

Last PDS Update
27 Jul 2010