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China, People's Republic of: Enhancing Skills Development System to Cultivate New Generation Farmers to Promote Rural Revitalization in Gansu Province

Sovereign (Public) Project | 54349-001 Status: Approved

The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will provide evidence-based policy advice for enhancing the skills development system for young farmers as part of the rural revitalization of Gansu Province in the People's Republic of China (PRC). It will (i) assess the relevance and quality of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) and short-term skills development programs, and (ii) promote a needs-based and entrepreneurship-driven skills development system for the new generation farmers to contribute to reducing poverty and inequality in rural areas. The TA is aligned with ADB's Strategy 2030 Operational Plan for (i) Priority 1: Addressing Remaining Poverty and Reducing Inequalities, (ii) Priority 2: Accelerating Progress in Gender Equality, (iii) Priority 5: Promoting Rural Development and Food Security, and (iv) Priority 6: Strengthening Governance and Institutional Capacity.

Project Details

Project Officer
Tadevosyan, Gohar East Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • China, People's Republic of
Sector
  • Education
 
Project Name Enhancing Skills Development System to Cultivate New Generation Farmers to Promote Rural Revitalization in Gansu Province
Project Number 54349-001
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6606-PRC: Enhancing Skills Development System to Cultivate New Generation Farmers to Promote Rural Revitalization in Gansu Province
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 250,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Education / Non-formal education - Technical and vocational education and training

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will provide evidence-based policy advice for enhancing the skills development system for young farmers as part of the rural revitalization of Gansu Province in the People's Republic of China (PRC). It will (i) assess the relevance and quality of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) and short-term skills development programs, and (ii) promote a needs-based and entrepreneurship-driven skills development system for the new generation farmers to contribute to reducing poverty and inequality in rural areas. The TA is aligned with ADB's Strategy 2030 Operational Plan for (i) Priority 1: Addressing Remaining Poverty and Reducing Inequalities, (ii) Priority 2: Accelerating Progress in Gender Equality, (iii) Priority 5: Promoting Rural Development and Food Security, and (iv) Priority 6: Strengthening Governance and Institutional Capacity.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Agriculture incomes and productivity enhanced and new generation farmers in rural areas of Gansu Province developed
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Rural TVET and skills development programs for young generation farmers, including returning rural migrants enhanced
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Farmers education and training policies and practices assessed

Case study in four selected areas of Gansu Province completed

Evidence-based, gender-responsive policy recommendations on strengthening the TVET and short-term training programs' relevance and quality for new generation farmers developed

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Gansu
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions. To deliver the expected outputs, a total of 18.5 person-months (1.5 person-months, international; and 17.0 person-months, national) of consulting inputs are required.
Responsible ADB Officer Tadevosyan, Gohar
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Gansu Provincial Finance Department
No. 696 Donggang West Rd, Chengguan
District, Lanzhou, Gansu
The People's Republic of China 730000
Timetable
Concept Clearance 08 Sep 2020
Fact Finding 21 Jul 2020 to 23 Jul 2020
MRM -
Approval 19 Nov 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 19 Nov 2020

TA 6606-PRC

Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
250,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 250,000.00 - 0.00

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