39076-012: Air Pollution, Poverty and Health Effects in Ho Chi Minh City

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the project is to develop and empirically test a conceptual framework of the linkages between urban air pollution and poverty, the coping mechanisms of the poor, and air quality management (AQM) policy mechanism, which can target poor people in the HCMC. Project Scope: The intersection between air pollution, health, and poverty in Asia is important especially in areas where large populations with lowest socioeconomic status are exposed of to air pollution. The potential ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39076-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4714
Approval Date 05 Dec 2005
Geographical Location HCMC, Viet Nam
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Urban Sector Development


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