43558-012: Upgrading Schools and Integrated Disaster Education (UPSIDE) Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project was designed as a response to a devastating earthquake that hit Bhutan in September 2009. The Prject was approved on 12 August 2010 for a total cost of $3.0 million to be funded as a grant by the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (JFPR). It became effective on 23 August 2010 and will be completed by 22 August 2013. The project's objectives are to develop a model safe learning environment and enhance people's disaster risk management (DRM) capacity in Mongar and Trashigang, the two ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 9149
|Approval Date||12 Aug 2010|
|Closing Date||18 Mar 2014|
|Geographical Location||Mongar and Trashigang districts in Bhutan|
|Subsector||Pre-Primary and Basic Education|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: C
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