40580-012: Support to the Afghanistan National Development Strategy

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To support the AFG Government in the preparation of a full, PRSP-compliant AFG National Development Strategy. The TA will have the following 3 components: Component 1 Statistical Capacity Building for the ANDS will strengthen the capacity of the Central Statistics Office (CSO) to collect, analyze and manage statistical and other data required to monitor the implementation of the I-ANDS, ANDS and the Afghanistan Compact. Component 2 Promoting Transparency and Accountability will build ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 40580-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 4897
Approval Date 14 Dec 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,700
Geographical Location Kabul, AFG
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Chellam Palanyandy
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Afghanistan Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

PDS Creation Date
17 Sep 2007

Last PDS Update
02 May 2013