34276-013: Information Technology Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will establish a network that will connect government and parastatal agencies (including Vilingili and Hulhule islands) in Male and 20 atolls. Government and parastatal agencies will be able to share their information electornically. The Government portals that will be set up by the Project will enable the public to get access to government information and services through the internet. The Project will also install internet kiosks in Male as well as on the atolls to provide the ... Read More

Country Maldives
Project Number 34276-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1882
Approval Date 17 Dec 2001
Closing Date 08 Apr 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 9,500
Geographical Location Male and 20 atolls
Sector Information and communication technology
Subsector ICT infrastructure
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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