40172-012: Rural Skills Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The goal of the proposed JFPR Project is to improve the living standard of rural Bhutanese. Rural population with improved living standard will have better nutrition and health conditions, better productivity which gains large returns. These goals will be achieved by an increase in net income, with increased net income, rural Bhutanese will have financial capacity to spend more money on essential goods and services, or to invest their savings into better lifestyle and productivity. The Project a... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 40172-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9103
Approval Date 15 Jan 2007
Closing Date 31 Jul 2012
Geographical Location 25 geogs (groups of villages) in 3 dzongkhags (districts) in Bhutan
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Technical Education and Vocational Skills Training
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rudi Louis Hendrikus Van Dael
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Labour and Human Resources
Mr. Nidup Tshering

PDS Creation Date
31 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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