30208-013: Decentralized Elementary Education Project (Sindh)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to increase access to pro-poor decentralized public elementary school system of improved quality. Improved elementary education throughout Sindh will result in a strong education foundation for future socioeconomic development and poverty reduction. Increased inputs to elementary education will raise retention rates especially for girls and the rural poor leading to greater numbers continuing on to further schooling and to wider job opportunities for those ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 30208-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1916
Approval Date 19 Sep 2002
Closing Date 16 Oct 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 75,000
Geographical Location Selected key districts.
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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