Viet Nam: Secondary Education Sector Development Program

Sovereign Project | 40347-012

Summary

The impact of the TA is improved learning outcomes in Viet Nam which are the result of strategically planned and managed secondary education. Its outcome will be a mutually agreed design for a sector development program (SDP) comprising a policy reform program and an investment project that aims to deliver equitable and good quality secondary education by 2015.

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Project Name Secondary Education Sector Development Program
Project Number 40347-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7034-VIE: Secondary Education Sector Development Program
Japan Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Education - Education sector development
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Description The impact of the TA is improved learning outcomes in Viet Nam which are the result of strategically planned and managed secondary education. Its outcome will be a mutually agreed design for a sector development program (SDP) comprising a policy reform program and an investment project that aims to deliver equitable and good quality secondary education by 2015.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
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 Viet Nam
Safeguard Categories
Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples
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 An international consulting firm in association with national consultants will be engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time). The selection and engagement of the international consulting firm will be done through quality and cost based selection (QCBS) using simplified technical proposal. The QCBS weighting will follow the standard quality cost ratio of 80:20. The TA will provide a total 55 person months (pm) consulting services (17 international and 38 national pm). Experts will be drawn from the fields of educational system development, quality and relevance assurance, education finance, institutional capacity development, ICT, textbook production and distribution, ethnic minority and gender, and Conditional Cas Transfer.
Responsible ADB Officer Eiko Izawa
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and TrainingH.E. Nguyen Vinh HienMinistry of Education and Training 49 Dai Co Viet Street Hanoi, Viet Nam
Timetable
Concept Clearance 09 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 04 Oct 2007 to 11 Oct 2007
MRM -
Approval 17 Dec 2007
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 20 Jun 2008
Last PDS Update 16 Jul 2010

TA 7034-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
17 Dec 2007 19 May 2008 19 May 2008 28 Feb 2009 31 May 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 170,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 770,000.00 17 Dec 2007 593,541.03

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