47222-001: Piloting the Design of e-Services Delivery Platform in Health Services

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


1. The Royal Government of Bhutan (the Government) has identified information and communications technology (ICT) based e-governance as a key area for improving efficiency and enabling wider reach of public service delivery. The focus of the Government is to enhance gross national happiness by building a knowledge society empowered by ICT. The Government is taking a dual approach to achieve this namely by (i) furthering efficiency building measures through ICT and (ii) developing ICT ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 47222-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 8418
Approval Date 02 Aug 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector Health and social protection
Information and communication technology
Subsector Health system development
ICT industries and ICT-enabled services
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)


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