35197-013: Technical Education Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project?s impact will be the development of more mid-level and highly skilled human resources who will contribute to economic growth and social development. The Project supports the Government?s poverty reduction strategy and economic goals by improving the country?s skill-based competitiveness. The Project?s envisioned outcome is improved access and strengthened capacity of the TEVT system in technical and technological education to meet labor market needs. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 35197-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2197
Approval Date 21 Nov 2005
Closing Date 16 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Anuradhapura, Badulla, Kandy, Kurunegala, Maradana, and Rathnapura
Sector Education
Subsector 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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