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China, People's Republic of: Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program

Sovereign (Public) Project | 48101-003 Status: Active

The Asian Development Bank is working with the People’s Republic of Chia to build skills among the workforce and improve employment prospects for young people. The project is creating an inclusive and industry-responsive technical skill training system that meets the province’s long-term economic development plans.

Project Details

Project Officer
Wang, Lan East Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • China, People's Republic of
Modality
  • Loan
  • Technical Assistance
Sector
  • Education
 
Project Name Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program
Project Number 48101-003
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 3352-PRC: Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program
Ordinary capital resources US$ 150.00 million
TA 9014-PRC: Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Education / Technical and vocational education and training

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

National education reforms implemented (National Long-Term Strategy on Education Reform and Development, 2010 2020);a

Guizhou's long-term economic development needs met and social harmony maintained with an adequately trained human resource base (Guizhou Modern TVET System Establishment Plan, 2013 2020).b

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome An inclusive and responsive TVET system developed
Progress Toward Outcome All targets for DLI No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 are achieved and disbursed except for the targets of DLI No. 2 and No. 6 for year 2018. The verification materials for that remaining two targets will be submitted to apply for disbursement in late 2020.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Quality of teaching in TVET institutions strengthened

2. Responsiveness of TVET institutions improved

3. TVET management capacity strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Implementation is ongoing. Loan closing date was extended by 6 months to overcome delay in final activities caused by COVID-19. It is expected that the program will be completed and the loan will be closed by the extended loan closing date of 31 December 2020.
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects Initial safeguards screening showed that the program is likely to have some manageable impacts on environment, resettlement, and indigenous peoples and a program safeguards systems assessment will be conducted, including a gender assessment.
Involuntary Resettlement Initial safeguards screening showed that the program is likely to have some manageable impacts on environment, resettlement, and indigenous peoples and a program safeguards systems assessment will be conducted, including a gender assessment.
Indigenous Peoples Initial safeguards screening showed that the program is likely to have some manageable impacts on environment, resettlement, and indigenous peoples and a program safeguards systems assessment will be conducted, including a gender assessment.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Wang, Lan
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Guizhou Provincial Government (EA)
[email protected]
No 43, Zhongshan West Road, Guiyang city, 550003
Guizhou Province, PRC
Timetable
Concept Clearance 11 Aug 2014
Fact Finding 12 May 2015 to 19 May 2015
MRM 11 Aug 2015
Approval 08 Dec 2015
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 08 Sep 2020

Loan 3352-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2015 16 Mar 2016 14 Jun 2016 30 Jun 2020 31 Dec 2020 -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 1,610.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 150.00 08 Dec 2015 135.00 0.00 90%
Counterpart 1,460.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 08 Dec 2015 150.00 0.00 100%
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating Satisfactory Satisfactory Satisfactory Satisfactory - Satisfactory

TA 9014-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2015 31 Dec 2015 31 Dec 2015 31 Dec 2019 30 Nov 2020 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 08 Dec 2015 315,169.18
Status of Covenants
Category Sector Safeguards Social Financial Economic Others
Rating Satisfactory Satisfactory Satisfactory Satisfactory - Satisfactory

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 21 Aug 2019 27 Aug 2019
Guizhou Vocational Education Development Program Individual - Consulting Closed 11 Sep 2018 26 Sep 2018

Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor Contractor Address Executing Agency Contract Description Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
DLIS 3 AND 5 FOR THE 2018 TARGET RESULTS AND DLIS 1 AND 5 FOR THE 2019 TARGET RESULTS Loan 3352 10 Dec 2019 VARIOUS VARIOUS CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF Guizhou Provincial Government OTHERS 17,500,000.00 17,500,000.00
DLIS 1,3-6 FOR THE 2017 TARGET RESULTS AND DLIS 1, 4 FOR THE 2018 TARGET RESULTS. Loan 3352 05 Dec 2018 VARIOUS VARIOUS CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF Guizhou Provincial Government OTHERS 42,000,000.00 42,000,000.00
DLIS 2-6 FOR THE 2016 TARET RESULTS Loan 3352 08 Dec 2017 VARIOUS VARIOUS CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF Guizhou Provincial Government OTHERS 36,000,000.00 36,000,000.00
Capacity Development Technical Assistance 9014 10 Jul 2017 Shanghai Yanzhi information Technology Co.,Ltd(CHINA,PEOPLE'SREP.OF) Room 1B03,No.561,SanMen Road Shanghai, B trict 200433 China Guizhou Provincial Government 194,561.00

Procurement Plan

None currently available.