40049-013: Rural Basic Education Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The justification for funding basic education in rural areas rests on inequities in the provision of quality education services. A comprehensive school survey revealed clear disparities between rural and urban schools. Across the country, schools in rural communities that are remote from provincial and district centers are disadvantaged in almost every aspect in relation to the quality of school facilities, as well as availability of learning and teaching inputs. About 80% of Uzbekistan s ... Read More

Country Uzbekistan
Project Number 40049-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2380
Approval Date 06 Dec 2007
Closing Date 24 Oct 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Geographical Location Uzbekistan
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

Results Delivered

Classrooms built or upgraded (number) 754
Students benefiting from school improvement programs or direct support (number) 75,400

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Asadullah Sumbal
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Public Education
Mr. Bahtiyor Kh. Daniyarov

PDS Creation Date
06 Jun 2006

Last PDS Update
12 Jan 2012