44205-012: Rural ICT Connectivity Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Government of Bangladesh has developed the policy document with a single vision, 10 board objectives, 56 strategic themes and 306 action items to promote wide ICT use for national development. Three out of the ten objectives are related to infrastructure building to assist the rural population: (i) Ensure social equity, gender parity, equal opportunity and equitable participation in nation-building through access of ICTs for all, including persons with disability and special needs; (ii) ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 44205-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7553
Approval Date 23 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector ICT

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Dong-Kyu Lee
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Prime Minister's Office
Mr. Anir Chowdhury, Policy Adviser

PDS Creation Date
28 Jun 2010

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013

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