31345-013: Second Education Quality Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall project objectives are (i) to improve the relevance, quality, and efficiency of primary and secondary education through developing a teacher training support system, enhancing the professional status and career development of teachers; (ii) to expand access to and improve retention in primary school especially of girls and ethnic children in the poor and underserved areas of the country; (iii) to strengthen the institutional capacity of central, provincial and district, and ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 31345-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1844
Approval Date 28 Sep 2001
Closing Date 29 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Expand education in 6 provinces , and quality improvement nation wide
Sector Education
Subsector Education sector development
Pre-primary and primary
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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