34230-012: Capacity Building for Prevention of Foodborne Diseases

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the TA is to strengthen the capacity of the Ministry of Health (MOH) to promote food safety and reduce the incidence of foodborne diseases in the country. Specifically the TA will (i) help MOH rationalize policies, laws, and quality standards related to food quality, hygiene, and safety ; (ii) strengthen the capacity for food-testing, implementation of guidelines, and enforcement of laws; (iii) develop a national food-borne disease surveillance system; and (iv) build ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 34230-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3483
Approval Date 29 Aug 2000
Geographical Location Nationwide.
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health Programs


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