In shiting rom emergency relie and rehabilitation tosustained development, the Government o Cambodiadrated a national development plan in 1994 restoringphysical and human inrastructure lost during Cambodia’speriod o instability and conict. To assist broader educationand training strategies, ADB supported the ormulation o acomprehensive education and training sector strategy andinvestment planning process.
The project aimed todevelop basic skills training or physical inrastructuredevelopment, a growing service industry, and basic healthservice delivery;equip groups o disadvantaged and displaced people withbasic income generating skills; andestablish planning and management capacities withingovernment or technical and health sta training.
With only 1,200 students registered in ormal training programs beore the project, by 2002,2,800 students were enrolled in diploma and degree programs, and an additional 3,000in ormal and nonormal programs. By 2004, enrollment in high-level technical programsreached 3,900 with an additional 6,350 trainees in provincial training centers. Technicaland vocational education and training opportunities in rural areas grew with enrollmentincreasing 8.5 times over the past decade. By 2004, the Ministry o Labor and Vocational Training was managing 38 training institutions.
30 August 1995
20 November 1995
14 February 2003