Mongolia: Supporting Post-COVID-19 Recovery in Education Sector

Sovereign Project | 55047-002

The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) aims to support the post-coronavirus disease (COVID-19) recovery in Mongolia's education sector. It will (i) improve teachers' knowledge and skills to assess students' performance, (ii) enhance teachers' skills on blended learning methods; (iii) strengthen schools' management for post-COVID-19 recovery, and (iv) assess the factors affecting learning loss and quality of learning outcome.

Project Details

Project Name Supporting Post-COVID-19 Recovery in Education Sector
Project Number 55047-002
Country Mongolia
Project Status Proposed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA: Supporting Post-COVID-19 Recovery in Education Sector
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Education / Education sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) aims to support the post-coronavirus disease (COVID-19) recovery in Mongolia's education sector. It will (i) improve teachers' knowledge and skills to assess students' performance, (ii) enhance teachers' skills on blended learning methods; (iii) strengthen schools' management for post-COVID-19 recovery, and (iv) assess the factors affecting learning loss and quality of learning outcome.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Access to and quality of education in Mongolia improved
Outcome Management of post-COVID-19 recovery in the education sectors improved
Outputs Teachers' knowledge and skills to assess students' performance improved
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 a national consulting firm specialized in education training and evaluation (6 person-months of international, and 78 person-months of national consulting inputs) using consultants' qualifications selection method and biodata technical proposal. ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated procurement staff instructions.
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 13 Oct 2021
Fact Finding 13 Oct 2021 to 18 Oct 2021
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 13 Oct 2021

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