35174-032: Education Sector Program Cluster (Subprogram II)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The ESP II will contribute to poverty reduction in Nepal by increasing the level of education attainment, particularly for girls and disadvantaged groups. The ESP II will support the preparation and transittion to School Sector Reform (SSR), particularly the early implementation of the 1-8 basic education restructuring in a few districts. Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 35174-032
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 0105
Approval Date 24 Jan 2008
Closing Date 19 Jan 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 8,000
Geographical Location Rasuwa, Kapilvastu, Dadeldhura districts
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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