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 Name Supporting the Implementation of Education Sector Medium-Term Development Plan
Project Number 55047-001
Country Mongolia
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA: Supporting the Implementation of Education Sector Medium-Term Development Plan
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 50,000.00
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
Outcome Enhanced institutional capacity in managing quality education system applied
Outputs

Institutional mechanisms and capacity to implement the ESMDP strengthened

Online and distance learning and evaluation systems and resources enhanced

Teachers' professional development strengthened

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 -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 13 Oct 2021

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