41186-012: Strengthening Evidence-Based Policy-Making in the Pacific: Support for Development of National Health Accounts
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The proposed regional TA is directly aligned with the focus of the refined Pacific Strategy (2005-2009) to promote Good Governance and improved policy formulation. Specifically, it will contribute to the key result areas under the Strategy for (i) "effective public, private, and development partner resource allocations for basic social services," and (ii) "improved availability and dissemination of quality data and information on development issues." Additionally, the TA is in line with ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 6495
|Approval Date||23 Oct 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,000|
|Geographical Location||Pacific Regional (with Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji Islands, and Vanuatu as pilot countries)|
Public sector management
|Subsector||Economic and Public Affairs Management|
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