Signing ceremony

On 30 January 2024, the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Tajikistan hosted a signing ceremony of the Loan Agreement, Technical Assistance Grant Agreement, Framework Agreement and Agency Agreement between the Republic of Tajikistan and the Islamic Development Bank to finance the second phase of the «Support for the implementation of the National Education Development Strategy» project.
These agreements were signed by the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Tajikistan Mr. Qahhorzoda Faiziddin Sattor and the Head of the Regional Director of the Islamic Development Bank in Central Asia Mr. Ibrahim Shoukry.
The purpose of financing the second phase of the «Support for the implementation of the National Education Development Strategy» project is to contribute to improving the learning environment and strengthening the education system in the Republic of Tajikistan by updating and expanding access to school infrastructure, organizing and expanding the system of continuous professional training for teachers, introducing national assessment training and monitoring educational achievements.
The cost of these agreements is USD 70.0 million, of which USD 45.0 million is a concessional loan from the Islamic Development Bank and USD 25.0 million is a grant from the Global Education Partnership Fund administered by the Islamic Development Bank.