46234-001: Strengthening Knowledge-Based Economic and Social Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA purpose is consistent with the overall objective of ADB's Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the Philippines, which seeks to help the country achieve high, inclusive, and sustainable growth. The TA's focus on building human capital and a well-skilled labor force sits well with the priorities of ADB's Strategy 2020. The TA's thrust to align higher education programs with the labor market demand reflects the strategic priorities of ADB's Education Sector Operations Plan for ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 46234-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8164
Approval Date 14 Sep 2012
Sector Education
Industry and trade
Information and communication technology
Subsector Tertiary
Industry and trade sector development
ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)


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