46369-001: Support for Education Sector Planning

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (henceforth Myanmar) has recently stepped up efforts to strengthen the education sector, recognizing the vital role of an educated population and workforce as essential for sustained economic growth and poverty reduction. This is reflected in the government s critical decision in early 2012 to embark on a Comprehensive Education Sector Review (CESR) -- the first rigorous and comprehensive assessment of the education sector in 2 decades ... Read More

Country Myanmar
Project Number 46369-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8187
Approval Date 10 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 200
Sector Education
Subsector Education
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)

 

 

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Christopher A. Spohr
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Last PDS Update
30 Sep 2014

SEARCH/BROWSE PROJECTS