Education and Skills: Strategies for Accelerated Development in Asia and the Pacific

Institutional Document | June 2008

This study analyzes education sector issues and strategies in the Asia and Pacific region.

The study report is expected to guide ADB operations in the education sector and help ensure they remain responsive and relevant to the needs of its developing member countries. The study reaffirms that the goal of inclusive growth depends on continuous development of an adequate human resource base, and provides a strategic framework for ADB's work in the education sector in support of that development.


  • Acronyms and Abbreviations, Foreword, Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Basic Education
  • Technical and Vocational Education and Training
  • Higher Education
  • Recommendations and Implications for ADB

Additional Details

  • ADB administration and governance
  • Education
  • Poverty
  • 978-971-561-702-4 (print)

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