35179-012: Expanding Employment Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the JFPR Project is to pilot sustainable approaches for reducing poverty among disabled members of the labor force (DMLF). The objectives are to (i) upgrade DMLFs' employment-related skills, (ii) support business development by DMLFs, (iii) integrate DMLFs into the mainstream workforce as well as provide selective support for maintaining employment, in sheltered employment and (iv) raise public awareness about the potential of DMLFs to participate productively in the ... Read More

Country Mongolia
Project Number 35179-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 9014
Approval Date 01 Apr 2002
Geographical Location The Project will be implemented in the 3 largest cities of Mongolia (Ulaanbaatar, Darhan, and Erdenet), and in 3 provinces to be decided upon before inception. These 6 places will be the ones with the highest rates of disabled persons living in poverty.
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification


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