46077-001: Improved Maternal and Child Health through Connectivity

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The primary objective of the project is to improve maternal and child health results for isolated rural communities of five jamoats in Rasht district, one of the poorest regions of the country with the highest rate of food insecurity. Health services are poor and knowledge of health-promoting behavior is limited. The situation has worsened since March 2009 when the only bridge connecting the communities to the district center was destroyed by flooding. Residents now have to make a 17 ... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 46077-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9171
Approval Date 07 Mar 2013
Geographical Location Rasht district, Tajikistan
Sector Transport
Subsector Road transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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