42251-018: Skills Sector Enhancement Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The government s development vision up to 2020, Mahinda Chintana, and the National Human Resource Development and Employment Policy (2012) stress the importance of, and the government s commitment to TVET sector expansion and improvement. To operationalize such commitment, the Skills Sector Development Program (SSDP) has been developed, coordinated by the National Planning Department of MOFP in 2013. The Plan aims to improve (i) policies, systems, and structures; (ii) quality; (iii) ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 42251-018
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3119
Loan No. 3120
Loan No. -
Approval Date 28 Mar 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 100,000
Sector Education
Subsector Technical and vocational education and training
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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