Asian Development Bank (ADB) grant USD 1 million technical assistance (TA) to support innovative Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in education in developing countries.
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The TA will carry out studies to support the development of policies and strategies in the area of ICT in education, focusing on the contributions the innovations can make to improving the quality of and access to education. The TA will also carry out pilot studies on e-Textbook development and e-Teacher training in Bangladesh, Mongolia, Nepal, and Samoa, where ADB has ongoing related projects. To disseminate the TA results and promote the sharing of ideas about e-Learning innovations, the TA will support the ongoing series of international conferences on ICT in education.