42251-018: Skills Sector Enhancement Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The government s development vision up to 2020, Mahinda Chintana, and the National Human Resource Development and Employment Policy (2012) stress the importance of, and the government s commitment to TVET sector expansion and improvement. To operationalize such commitment, the Skills Sector Development Program (SSDP) has been developed, coordinated by the National Planning Department of MOFP in 2013. The Plan aims to improve (i) policies, systems, and structures; (ii) quality; (iii) relevance; (... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 42251-018
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3119
Loan No. 3120
Approval Date 28 Mar 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Sector / Subsector Classification Education
/ Education
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Eisuke Tajima
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
25 Jul 2014