30285-013: Rural Health

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the proposed Project is to improve the health status of the rural population, especially the poor and disadvantaged, in 14 provinces. The objective will be achieved by: (i) promoting access to quality primary health care (PHC) services, with special emphasis on improving the quality of reproductive health services for women and children - especially for the poor and ethnic minorities - by upgrading preventive and curative health structures, basic equipment, and staff ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 30285-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1777
Approval Date 09 Nov 2000
Closing Date 18 Feb 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 68,300
Geographical Location Hoa Binh, Phu Tho, Vinh Phuc, Quang Ninh, Ninh Binh, Quang Binh, Quang Ngai, Khanh Hoa, Binh Phuoc, Long An, Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Can Tho, and a new province of Hau Giang
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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