Second Textbook Development Project, II Phase


Our company has performed work on the component “Impact Evaluation Study of Targeted Subsidies and Library Provision to Poor Students under the Textbook Rental Scheme”.

The assignment covered:

  • Review and analysis of practices and procedures for TRS and targeting poor students with free textbook provision
  • Review and analysis of financing and other mechanism in identifying, reporting and approving TRS and target book subsidies to poor
  • Conducting of questionnaires and interviews, and engagement in discussion with interested parties/beneficiaries on the issue
  • Analysis of effectiveness of current subsidies
  • Identification of the needs for institutional support and improvements of the existing scheme
  • Developing a set of recommendations to improve the quality.


Client: ADB

Duration: 2009