39261-012: Upscaling the Social Protection Index for Committed Poverty Reduction

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

In 2001 Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved its Social Protection Strategy. In December 2002 DFID and the Government of the Netherlands have agreed to provide funding for the development of a Social Protection Index through a Regional Technical Assistance (RETA 37104) in a pilot project covering 6 countries (Bangladesh, Nepal, Mongolia, Pakistan, Indonesia and Vietnam).The pilot project has been completed successfully and the results will be published soon. Given the positive feedback on the p... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39261-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6308
Approval Date 06 Mar 2006
Geographical Location Regional
Sector / Subsector Classification Health and social protection
/ Social Protection
Thematic Classification Governance
Social development

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Axel Weber
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Social Services Div, SARD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Social Sectors Division, South Asia Department

PDS Creation Date
28 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
10 Jul 2008

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