Mongolia: Supporting the Implementation of Education Sector Medium-Term Development Plan

Sovereign Project | 55047-001

The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support the implementation of Mongolia Education Sector Mid-term Development Plan to improve the quality of education. It will (i) strengthen the institutional systems and capacity to implement the education sector mid-term development plan (ESMTDP); (ii) enhance the online and distance learning systems and resources; and (iii) improve teachers' professional development systems, resources, and capacity.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Tadevosyan, Gohar
    East Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Mongolia
  • Sector
    • Education
Project Name Supporting the Implementation of Education Sector Medium-Term Development Plan
Project Number 55047-001
Country / Economy Mongolia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6828-MON: Supporting the Implementation of Education Sector Medium-Term Development Plan
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 50,000.00
Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Education / Education sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support the implementation of Mongolia Education Sector Mid-term Development Plan to improve the quality of education. It will (i) strengthen the institutional systems and capacity to implement the education sector mid-term development plan (ESMTDP); (ii) enhance the online and distance learning systems and resources; and (iii) improve teachers' professional development systems, resources, and capacity.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy In 2017, the Asian Development Bank approved a KSTA to Support the Development of an Education Sector Master Plan 2021 -2030 of Mongolia to provide extensive support for building the sector capacity for long-term planning and establishing a coordination mechanism engaging all donors in education. The ESMTDP was approved in November 2020. It is strongly aligned with the Mongolia Long-term Development Vision 2050 and well-integrated with Government Action Plan for 2020 -2024.
Impact Education sector performance improved
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Enhanced institutional capacity in managing quality education system applied
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Institutional mechanisms and capacity to implement the ESMDP strengthened

Online and distance learning and evaluation systems and resources enhanced

Teachers' professional development strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
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.
Procurement Information technology software and tools to be procured by the Ministry of Education and Science (MES). The MES will own the goods it procures upon delivery under the condition that the goods will be used for TA activities until the completion of the TA. The MES is responsible for monitoring them based on an agreement with ADB.
Responsible ADB Officer Tadevosyan, Gohar
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban and Social Sectors Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Education and Science
Government Building-III, Suite # 514, Baga toiruu-44, Sukhbaatar district
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Timetable
Concept Clearance 26 Jul 2021
Fact Finding 11 Aug 2021 to 13 Aug 2021
MRM -
Approval 15 Nov 2021
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 16 Nov 2021

TA 6828-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
15 Nov 2021 10 Dec 2021 10 Dec 2021 30 Nov 2023 30 Apr 2024 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
50,000.00 500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 550,000.00 23 Jun 2022 0.00

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Consulting Firm Firm - Consulting Closed 01 Jul 2022 27 Jul 2022
Mongolian language learning specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 13 Mar 2022 24 Mar 2022
Education policy and institutional specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 06 Mar 2022 12 Mar 2022
Education specialist and TA coordinator Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Feb 2022 18 Feb 2022
Finance and administration specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Feb 2022 18 Feb 2022
Training specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Feb 2022 25 Feb 2022
Mathematics learning specialist Individual - Consulting Closed 12 Feb 2022 31 Mar 2022
Consulting Firm Firm - Consulting Closed 11 Feb 2022 25 Feb 2022

Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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