Institutional Strengthening for Skills Development (ADB-46175-001)

Countries
  • Bhutan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Sep 1, 2014
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Borrower
Ministry of Labour and Human Resources
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.75 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 2, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 26, 2016


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Project Description
This project increases the institutional capacity of the Ministry of Labour and Human Resources for implentation of technical and vocational education training throughout the public and private sectors. It will strengthen technical and vocational education training planning, planning and piloting professional development for technical and vocational education training staff; and introduce standards and curriculum in selected new/emerging skills area.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Ministry of Labour and Human Resources Thongsel Lam, P.O. Box 835 Thimphu Bhutan ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main