34575-012: Studies on the Access of the Poor to Education

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


While the ESDP is expected to address broad sector management and resource allocation issues, specific measures will be needed to address poverty and inequality and to ensure that the gaps between rich and poor, and between the general population and marginalized groups such as ethnic minorities, do not widen. It is important to ensure that access by the poor to the formal education system is enhanced. However it is equally important that the quality of education provided be improved at all ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 34575-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3609
Approval Date 21 Dec 2000
Sector Education
Subsector Education Sector Development


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