33217-013: Employment Skills Training (formerly Postsecondary Education and Skills Development)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Increase the labor force participation and employment rates of the Maldivian youth by increasing access to employment-oriented training. The Project will have three components: (i) increasing access to quality employment-oriented skills training; (ii) social marketing, and improving career guidance and awareness of employment opportunities; and (iii) strengthening the capacity of Ministry of Human Resources, Employment and Labor (MHREL). Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2028
|Approval Date||02 Dec 2003|
|Closing Date||29 Feb 2012|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||6,000|
|Geographical Location||Training in the Project will be delivered in three geographic regions, namely, Male island and adjacent atolls, the Northern Development Region, and the Southern Development Region.|
|Subsector||Technical and vocational education and training|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
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