32264-012: Punjab Devolved Social Services Sector Development Program

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The objective of the TA is to prepare a sector development program (SDP) to make Devolved Social Services (DSS) more efficient, equitable, and sustainable so that major impacts result for the poor in health, education, and water supply and sanitation. Consequently, the TA will strengthen devolution during its early stages because social service delivery at the local level is the best way to achieve results that impact people. A local government ordinance (2001) already devolves authority and ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 32264-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4183
Approval Date 20 Jul 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector Not yet classified
Subsector For Classification
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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