The Project will include (i) improved internal efficiency of the TVE sector in management improvement, teaching and training, learning and teaching materials development, information and communications technology, and other capacity strengthening; (ii) improved extenal efficiency, including closer and bette labor market linkages; (iii) specific measures to improve migrant workers' access to and attainment of TVE; and (iv) strengthened public sector's quality control and supervisory role (vocational qualification and certification systems). The project will be implemented in Guangdong and Hunnan Province.
|Project Name||Technical and Vocational Education Development (formerly Enhancing Education and Training for Poverty Reduction/Education Development)|
|Country||China, People's Republic of|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Education - Technical and vocational education and training
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Description||The Project will include (i) improved internal efficiency of the TVE sector in management improvement, teaching and training, learning and teaching materials development, information and communications technology, and other capacity strengthening; (ii) improved extenal efficiency, including closer and bette labor market linkages; (iii) specific measures to improve migrant workers' access to and attainment of TVE; and (iv) strengthened public sector's quality control and supervisory role (vocational qualification and certification systems). The project will be implemented in Guangdong and Hunnan Province.|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The TA was included in the country strategy and program update 2007-2008.|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Guangdong and Hunan provinces|
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
A team of 1 international and 6 national consultants will be engaged for a total of 34 person months (6 person months international and 28 person months national) with expertise in the areas of technical and vocational education, sector strategy and planning, etc.
The consultants will be engaged in on an individual basis accordance with the Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and its Borrowers.
|Responsible ADB Officer||Tajima, Eisuke|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD|
Bureau of Finance, Hunan Province
Mr. XIONG Jian Xiang
Tel. 86 1360731 2392
Bureau of Finance, Hunan Province Guangdong Provincial Finance Department/International Debt Management Office
Mr. LI Shuyuan
Dept. of Finance of Guangdong Province World Bank Project Management Office 11th Floor, 26 Cangbian Road Guangzhou, PRC 5100330; Tel. No. 8620 8336260; Fax No. 8620 8333 0007
|Concept Clearance||27 Apr 2006|
|Fact Finding||05 Sep 2006 to 15 Sep 2006|
|Approval||16 Nov 2006|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||18 Oct 2006|
|Last PDS Update||15 Feb 2010|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|16 Nov 2006||23 Jan 2007||23 Jan 2007||30 Sep 2007||31 Dec 2009||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|600,000.00||0.00||200,000.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||800,000.00||16 Nov 2006||435,809.04|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development||TA Completion Reports||May 2010|
|Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development||Technical Assistance Reports||Nov 2006|
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