31348-013: Primary Health Care Expansion

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will contribute to the Government's goals of improving the health status and reduce poverty of the population of Lao PDR. The Project will improve primary health care (PHC) for the rural poor by (i) expanding and improving the quality of PHC in the northern region, and (ii) strengthening the institutional capacity for PHC. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 31348-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1749
Approval Date 24 Aug 2000
Closing Date 16 Oct 2009
Geographical Location Bokeo, Luang Namtha, Phongsaly, Houaphan, Luang Prabang, Xiengkhouang, Oudomxay and Xayaboury.
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health Systems
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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