35174-023: Education Sector Program - Subprogram 3

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


ADB launched the Education Sector Program (ESP) cluster in 2006 to support the preparation and implementation of school sector reform (SSR). The ESP adopted a program cluster approach to phase ADB assistance. Three subprograms were envisioned in accordance with the time frame and progress of the SSR from 2007 onward. The ESP subprogram I, approved on 1 December 2006, supports the Nepal EFA program (2004-2009) for basic and primary education (grades 1-5) with a program loan for $30 million ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 35174-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0160
Loan No. 2551
Approval Date 22 Sep 2009
Closing Date 26 Oct 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 95,000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Education
Subsector Education sector development
Non-formal education
Pre-primary and primary
Pre-primary and primary - social protection initiatives
Secondary - social protection initiatives
Technical and vocational education and training
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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