37604-022: GMS: Regional Communicable Diseases Control Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Project impact: (i) Contained spread of epidemic diseases at local level and (ii) reduced burden of common endemic diseases in CLV countries. Project outcomes: (i) Timely and adequate control of epidemics likely to have a major impact on public health and the economy in the region; (ii) Improved coverage of prevention and care of communicable diseases in vulnerable populations, in particular poor women and children living in border areas; and (iii) Improved know-how, policies, ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 37604-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 0026
Approval Date 21 Nov 2005
Closing Date 17 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 6,000
Geographical Location The Project will target 26 provinces (5 in Cambodia, 6 in Lao PDR, and 15 in Viet Nam).
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Disease control of communicable disease
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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