39293-035: Human Capital Development Capacity and Implementation Support

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Description

The development of human capital is critical and a key priority for positioning Sri Lanka as a competitive economy and society based on knowledge and innovation. It sees inclusive and equitable growth possible if based on strong education, skills development and research. During the country programming discussions held during May-August 2012, and special consultation missions for human development, the government indicated that the Asian Development Bank (ADB) should support a coordinated ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 39293-035
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8235
Approval Date 03 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 2,350
Sector Education
Subsector Secondary
Technical and vocational education and training
Tertiary
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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Responsible ADB Officer
Gi Soon Song
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
29 Aug 2014

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