41641-023: Punjab Millenium Development Goals Program - Subprogram 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

Subprogram 2 continues to focus on MSDS implementation, particularly related to MNCH. Also, it seeks to improve day-to-day management of health services by addressing (i) capacity constraints in the health sector, (ii) challenges in recruiting and posting motivated doctors and other professionals in rural and remote areas, (iii) rigid administrative procedures, (iv) inefficient and lengthy procurement processes for drugs and medical supplies, and (v) lack of performance monitoring. To foster ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 41641-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2644
Approval Date 24 Jun 2010
Closing Date 30 Jun 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Punjab, Pakistan
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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