37001-012: Support for Reforms in Compulsory Education Financing

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Despite rapid economic growth since the late 1970s and remarkable progress in efforts to universalize 9-year compulsory education, the PRC still faces key challenges in achieving and sustaining access to quality basic education, particularly in poor and rural areas and among the poor and other vulnerable populations. The goal of the TA is to put in place effective financing policies, strategies, and mechanisms to ensure universal access to quality primary and lower secondary education, ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 37001-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4363
Approval Date 22 Jul 2004
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Geographical Location PRC
Sector Education
Subsector Pre-Primary and Basic Education


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