Regional: Promotion of Good Practices in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for Education in Central and West Asia Region

Sovereign Project | 45132-001 Status: Closed


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Project Name Promotion of Good Practices in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for Education in Central and West Asia Region
Project Number 45132-001
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7818-REG: Promotion of Good Practices in ICT for Education in Central and West Asia Region
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Education - Education sector development

Information and communication technology - ICT strategy and policy, and capacity development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact More effective use of ICT in education in Central and West Asia region
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Country representatives agree on good practices in ICT for education in the CWA region
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Study on ICT in Education in the CWA region published

Regional workshop on good practices in ICT in education

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Four consultants have been engaged under the RETA. 1 ICT for Education Strategy expert (International), 1 Total Cost of ownership expert (International), and 2 conference coordinators.

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is arranging a two-day regional conference on Good Practices in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Education (the conference) on 05-06 October 2011 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The names of the participants nominated by the Ministries of Education and Finance from 9 CW&A countries have been received. The conference agenda is being finalized. Two or three resource speakers will be engaged to discuss the following topis at the conference: (i) Use of ICT and the future of public education; (ii) Using ICT in the classroom; and (iii) Monitoring and Evaluating ICT Impact on Education Outcomes.

The Country Reports and Regional Reports on ICT for education are being finalized and after validation at the conference, will be published.

Geographical Location
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 The S-PATA will be implemented over 7 months and will require 5 person-months of international and 3 person-months of a national consultant.
Responsible ADB Officer Asadullah Sumbal
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding 09 Jun 2011 to 23 Jun 2011
Approval 03 Jun 2011
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 02 Sep 2011

TA 7818-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Jun 2011 - 03 Jun 2011 31 Dec 2011 31 Oct 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 03 Jun 2011 207,174.35

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