31283-013: Skills Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project's main objective is to improve the quality and relevance of skills training programs aimed at building a high quality workforce to address the issues of skills mismatch and unemployment among rural and urban youth. The Project aims to restructure and reorient the vocational training (VT) system through introduction of competency-based training to ensure a closer partnership between VT institutions and the private sector. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 31283-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1707
Approval Date 28 Oct 1999
Closing Date 23 Jul 2007
Geographical Location Sri Lanka and training centers nation wide
Sector Education
Subsector Technical Education and Vocational Skills Training
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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