37229-012: Regional Support to Address the Outbreak of SARS
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The RETA will provide emergency assistance to members countries in the regiona to strengthen health systems' capacities to prevent and contain outbreaks of SARS contagion over the next few months. The proposed RETA will fill an important gap in financing to meet the SARS epidemic. ADB will work closely with governments, WHO, and other stakeholders, in particular NGOs, to identify the gaps, both quantitatively (how much is needed) and qualitatively (where are the resources needed). It is ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 6108
|Approval Date||29 Sep 2003|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||5,000|
|Geographical Location||All Developing Member Countries of ADB|
Health and social protection
Disease control of communicable disease
Health system development
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
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