33304-013: Second Lower Secondary Education Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will help reduce poverty in Viet Nam through development and improvement of lower secondary education. It aims to improve quality, efficiency, access and equity, and management capacity in lower secondary education by improving quality support systems and universalizing lower secondary education nationwide by 2010. The Project will have three components: (i) supporting conditions for improving the quality and efficiency of lower secondary education; (ii) promoting access and ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 33304-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2115
Approval Date 26 Nov 2004
Closing Date 15 Jan 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 55,000
Geographical Location Components 1 and 3 will cover all provinces. Twenty eight (28) provinces in the northeast, north central coast, northwest, central highlands, south, south central coast, Red River delta, and Mekong River delta will be the focus of component 2.
Sector Education
Subsector Education sector development
Secondary - social protection initiatives
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: B

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