40019-012: Health Care in the South Central Coast Region

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA is to help prepare a regional project that will improve the health status of the targeted population, particularly the poor, women, children, and other vulnerable groups. The project will strengthen provincial health systems in seven provinces and one city in the south central coast region. The TA will produce a project design that has strong local ownership, is acceptable to all stakeholders, and is linked to national policy actions. Provincial governments will improve their ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 40019-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4855
Approval Date 24 Oct 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 950
Geographical Location Danang City and the provinces of Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan, and Binh Thuan. These have a total population of 8.67 million (2004).
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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