31309-013: Post-Literacy and Continuing Education Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's long-term sector objective is to contribute to the reduction of poverty through more equitable human development in rural areas. The purpose of the Project is to establish a community-based and needs-oriented course program and a supportive organizational framework in 29 districts. The Project's objectives will be achieved by (i) supporting the implementation of a policy framework; (ii) developing, producing, distributing and continuously adapting curricula and materials; (iii) ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 31309-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 1881
Grant No. 3899
Loan No. -
Approval Date 01 Jul 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 51,500
Geographical Location The Project covers 210 Upazillas (sub-districts) in 29 districts.
Sector Education
Subsector Technical and vocational education and training
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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