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Better results in education and health spending to leverage growth
By examining the efficiency and efficacy of health and education expenditures, this research can uncover disparities in resource allocation and utilization, leading to informed interventions that promote equitable access to vital services. Conducting research on discrimination against minorities in Andean countries is of paramount importance as it sheds light on the pervasive social inequalities that often go unnoticed. Such research not only uncovers the lived experiences of marginalized communities but also serves as a catalyst for policy changes and societal awareness. These investigations hold the potential to transform societal attitudes, fostering inclusivity and equal opportunity while bolstering the overall development of Andean nations. In addressing these critical issues, research acts as a guiding compass, steering countries towards a more just, prosperous, and harmonious future for all their citizens. II.6 The objective of this Technical Cooperation (TC) is twofold. On the one hand, the research aims to rigorously evaluate the efficiency of current health and education systems, pinpointing areas of resource allocation and utilization that may be hindering optimal outcomes. On the other hand, this research seeks to comprehensively understand the extent and manifestations of discrimination against minorities within Andean countries, particularly within the realms of health, education, and labor markets. II.7 By delving into these domains, the study seeks to illuminate the nuanced ways in which marginalized communities face barriers and biases that hinder their access to quality healthcare, equitable educational opportunities, and fair participation in the labor force. By merging the investigation of discrimination with assessments of efficiency, this research endeavors to provide actionable insights that can inform evidence-based policy reforms, foster social equity, and ultimately contribute to the holistic betterment of minority experiences in Andean societies.

Project Detail



Project Number


Approval Date

November 15, 2023

Project Status


Project Type

Technical Cooperation





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Environmental Classification


Total Cost

USD 450,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing


Original Amount Approved

USD 450,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/OC-20441-RG Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Ordinary Capital Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/OC-20441-RG
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Ordinary Capital
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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Other Documents
Electronic Links
RG-T4369 TC Document.pdf
Nov. 20, 2023
Implementation Phase
Results Matrix (during Execution)
RG-T4369 Results Matrix.pdf
Nov. 20, 2023
Terms of Reference (during Execution)
Terms of Reference_28306.pdf
Nov. 20, 2023
Procurement Plan
Procurement Plan.pdf
Nov. 20, 2023

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