Tajikistan : Improving the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Secondary Education Project

Sovereign Project | 54299-001

Project Name Improving the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Secondary Education Project
Project Number 54299-001
Country / Economy Tajikistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0926-TAJ: Improving Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Secondary Education Project
Asian Development Fund US$ 40.00 million
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing environmental sustainability
OP5: Promoting rural development and food security
OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
Sector / Subsector

Education /

Gender Gender equity theme
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Foundation of human capital for transitioning to higher labor productivity for country competitiveness improved

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Learning outcome of secondary education students on STEM subjects and their preparedness for tackling climate change impacts improved

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Quality of STEM education improved

Learning environment improved

School-level management strengthened

Climate change education and disaster resilience capacity enhanced

Female-friendly STEM education system promoted

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Long, Xin
Responsible ADB Department Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Sector Office (SG-HSD)
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Science (formerly Ministry of Education)
Timetable
Concept Clearance 12 Aug 2022
Fact Finding 24 Jul 2023 to 28 Jul 2023
MRM -
Approval 07 Dec 2023
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 07 Dec 2023

Grant 0926-TAJ

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
07 Dec 2023 22 Dec 2023 07 Feb 2024 30 Jun 2030 - -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 40.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 40.00 07 Mar 2024 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 07 Mar 2024 0.00 0.00 0%

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  • 08 Dec 2023 | News Release

    $40 Million ADB Grant to Strengthen STEM Secondary Education in Tajikistan

    ADB has approved a $40 million grant to help the Government of Tajikistan strengthen science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) subjects in secondary education, including developing climate change awareness and promoting girls’ participation in STEM studies.

Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
National Environmental Safeguards Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
International Environmental Safeguards Individual - Consulting Closed
National Civil Engineer Individual - Consulting Closed
International Financial Management Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
National Financial Management Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
International Procurement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
National Procurement Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
National Social Safe Guard Specialist Individual - Consulting Closed
International Civil Engineer Individual - Consulting Closed
Project Implementation Support Firm (PISF) Firm - Consulting Closed
Detailed Design of Civil Works for 3 Selected Schools Firm - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

None currently available.