32264-013: Punjab Devolved Social Services Program
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Government of Punjab (PG) is short of resources in relation to its large socioeconomic needs. At the moment, the fiscal structure in Pakistan is heavily skewed in favor of the Government, with provinces and local governments both heavily reliant on fiscal transfers from the Government. In response, the Government has prepared a Poverty Reducation Strategy Paper (PRSP) with the provinces having developed similar province level PRSPs, which set out a comprehensive policy reform agenda to ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2144
Loan No. 2145
|Approval Date||20 Dec 2004|
|Closing Date||05 Jun 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||150,000|
|Geographical Location||Punjab Province|
Health and social protection
Public sector management
Education sector development - social protection initiatives
Health system development
Mother and child health care
Social protection initiatives
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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