32313-022: Health System Development Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The overall goal of the Project is to improve the health and nutrition status of the population, in particular the poor, women and children, and ethnic groups in the eight northern provinces of Lao PDR. It aims to improve health and nutrition behavior and demand for health services and make the provincial health system more effective, efficient and equitable in delivering Primary Health Care (PHC). The objectives of the Project are (i) to improve PHC delivery, in particular for vulnerable ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0079
|Approval Date||29 Jun 2007|
|Closing Date||07 Mar 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||13,000|
|Geographical Location||8 Northern provinces for PHC delivery Natonawide for capacity building and system development|
Health and social protection
|Subsector||Health sector development and reform|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Indigenous People: B
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