Mongolia: Non Formal Skills Training for Unemployed Youth and Adults (formerly Promotion of Non-Formal Skills Training for Vulnerable Youth and Poor Adults)

Sovereign Project | 39005-012

Summary

The Project will increase the availability of demand driven skills training to improve income-earning opportunities of unemployed youth and poor adults in selected urban areas and increase productivity of domestic labor. The objective will be achieved by piloting an innovative cooperation scheme between private enterprises, NGOs, vocational training schools and other training providers, which will include (i) improving quality and relevance of selected TEVT programs through close participation of industry in the design and conduct of flexible, competency based skills training, and (ii) mobilizing and improving training capacities of NGOs, private training providers and industries that have the potential to provide skills training for unemployed youth and adults to complement training provided by the formal TEVT system.

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Project Name Non Formal Skills Training for Unemployed Youth and Adults (formerly Promotion of Non-Formal Skills Training for Vulnerable Youth and Poor Adults)
Project Number 39005-012
Country Mongolia
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 9085-MON: Non Formal Skills Training for Unemployed Youth and Adults (formerly Promotion of Non-Formal Skills Training for Vulnerable Youth and Poor Adults)
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Education - Non-formal education

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Description The Project will increase the availability of demand driven skills training to improve income-earning opportunities of unemployed youth and poor adults in selected urban areas and increase productivity of domestic labor. The objective will be achieved by piloting an innovative cooperation scheme between private enterprises, NGOs, vocational training schools and other training providers, which will include (i) improving quality and relevance of selected TEVT programs through close participation of industry in the design and conduct of flexible, competency based skills training, and (ii) mobilizing and improving training capacities of NGOs, private training providers and industries that have the potential to provide skills training for unemployed youth and adults to complement training provided by the formal TEVT system.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Country Strategy and Program (CSP) 2006-2008

Government's Economic Growth Support and Poverty Reduction Strategy (2003)

and National Action Plan for 2004-2008

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 Mongolia
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
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 To be determined.
Procurement To be determined.
Responsible ADB Officer Jazira Asanova
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education,Culture and Science Mr. R. BaterdeneNational Center for Construction, Urban Development 7 public Utilities, IKH Torrod, Chingeltei district, Ulaanbaatar 24
Timetable
Concept Clearance 17 Aug 2004
Fact Finding 27 Jul 2005 to 12 Aug 2005
MRM -
Approval 20 Feb 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 05 Apr 2006
Last PDS Update 22 Jul 2010

Grant 9085-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
20 Feb 2006 31 Mar 2006 31 Mar 2006 28 Feb 2009 30 Nov 2009 08 Oct 2010
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 1.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 0.00 20 Feb 2006 0.00 0.93 93%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 1.00 20 Feb 2006 0.00 0.93 93%

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