47029-001: Shanxi Technical and Vocational Education and Training Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Located in the central region of the People s Republic of China (PRC), Shanxi is a less developed province with a population of 36 million. In 2011, Shanxi 's gross domestic product per capita ranked 18th in the PRC and 18.8% of Shanxi s rural dwellers lived below the national poverty line, significantly higher than the national average of 13.4%. As one of the PRC 's key energy and industrial bases, Shanxi has contributed to the energy supply and industrial development in the PRC. The ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 47029-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8399
Approval Date 04 Jul 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
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)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)


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