47922-014: Rural Education Project

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Description

Hippocampus Learning Centres (HLC) is a venture capital backed company which operates pre-school and after-school coaching programs for children aged 3-12 years in rural India. HLC has pioneered a new model for improving learning outcomes by developing a low-cost system to deliver a supplementary education curriculum that focuses on a targeted set of learning outcomes. HLC runs education centers in rural India which offer both kindergarten and after school programs. Each center is run by a ... Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name HIPPOCAMPUS LEARNING CENTRES
Project Number 47922-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7405
Approval Date 11 Apr 2014
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Aniruddha V. Patil
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
03 Aug 2013

Last PDS Update
25 Sep 2014

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