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
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
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.|
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