47354-003: Supporting National Urban Health Mission

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

India has made good progress in achieving health outcomes over the last decades, but the urban poor have generally not benefitted. India is urbanizing rapidly, and the urban poor, estimated to number around 77.5 million, are one of the country s fastest-growing and most vulnerable population segments. They face harsh living conditions and have limited access to basic health care, resulting in a disproportionate burden of ill health. For example, the majority of urban poor women delivered ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 47354-003
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300,000
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health system development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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