36511-012: Community Information Services for the Poor

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the pilot project is to establish a communications network among district offices, schools, health centers, local industries, markets and villages that will provide vital information to these stakeholders. The communications network, which will target the poor and disabled, will utilize cost-effective and feasible communication modes. Types of information to be provided are commodity and crop prices, job opportunities, education and training opportunities, health and ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 36511-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4110
Approval Date 09 May 2003
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector ICT


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