38347-012: Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Development Project (formerly Preparing the ICT Public Service Delivery Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the TA is to help the Government prepare an investment project that will support economic growth and reduce poverty, including in remote rural areas, by improving ICT accessibility and developing e-government applications in accordance with the road map to be identified by the e-government master plan. The TA will also help improve the legal, regulatory, and institutional framework to expand ICT accessibility and implement selected e-government applications, as well as develop ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 38347-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4833
Approval Date 30 Aug 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Nepal
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ ICT
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: 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
Dong-Kyu Lee
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
High Level Commission for Information Technology
Mr. Saroj Devkota

PDS Creation Date
28 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

SEARCH/BROWSE PROJECTS