38347-012: Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Development Project (formerly Preparing the ICT Public Service Delivery Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the TA is to help the Government prepare an investment project that will support economic growth and reduce poverty, including in remote rural areas, by improving ICT accessibility and developing e-government applications in accordance with the road map to be identified by the e-government master plan. The TA will also help improve the legal, regulatory, and institutional framework to expand ICT accessibility and implement selected e-government applications, as well as ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 38347-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4833
Approval Date 30 Aug 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Nepal
Sector Information and communication technology
Subsector ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
ICT strategy and policy, and capacity development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B

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