36400-012: Health Care Financing for the Poor
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Project establishes an equity fund to provide financial support for the catastrophic health expenses of the poor and vulnerable populations. This is aimed to improve the access of the poor and vulnerable population to the health system through the provision of targeted, demand-side subsidies. This is also expected to create significant impact on reducing poverty, as catastrophic health events are a leading cause of impoverishment in Cambodia. The Project works with NGOs to identify the ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 9057
|Approval Date||15 Nov 2004|
|Geographical Location||Operational districts in the provinces of Prey Veng (Pearaing and Preah Sdach), Kampong Cham (Memut and Ponhea Krek), Koh Kong, Takeo (Ang Rokar and Kirivong), Mondulkiri, and Rattanakiri.|
Health and social protection
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