Algeria - Technical Education Strengthening Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 18 Dec 1989
Signature Date 26 Jul 1991
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1995
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Sep 2000
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11330
Commitment U.A 46,820,287.62
Status Completion

Project General Description

The Project for the Strengthening of Technical Education is part of the economic and social development strategy established by the Algerian Government. It aims to provide the country with the skilled labour force that the economy urgently needs. The project includes: (A) the construction of 48 technicums, the supply of furniture, equipment and technical-pedagogical materials to 48 technicums, (B) the introduction of information technology as a discipline in the technicums and as a means of managing the education system in 900 institutions, (C) the carrying out of three studies on the adequacy of training and employment, productive work in technical and vocational education institutions, and the national production of educational materials and equipment. The four main components of the project are: (1) creation of 48 technicums, (2) information technology, education and management, (3) studies to promote education and (4) project implementation unit.

Project Objectives

The project aims to improve the quantity and quality of technical and computer education.


The main beneficiaries of the project are students, teachers, authorities in charge of the Algerian education system and other stakeholders.

Participating Organization

African Development Bank
African Development Fund


IATI identifier 46002-P-DZ-IAE-001
Last Update 20 Mar 2023


Contact Details

Name Medjomo COULIBALY

Geographic Location

Country Algeria