35174-013: Education Sector Program I

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The overall objective of the Education Sector Program I (ESP I) is to contribute to poverty reduction in Nepal by increasing the level of education attainment, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups. ESP I aims at achieving: (i) improved policy interventions in primary and basic education and performance targets under the Nepal Education for All (EFA) 2004-2009, and (ii) a broadly accepted and financed 1-12 school sector reform and restructuring framework, for implementation by ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 35174-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2277
Approval Date 01 Dec 2006
Closing Date 09 Jan 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 30,000
Geographical Location nationwide
Sector Education
Subsector Education sector development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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