31348-013: Primary Health Care Expansion

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will contribute to the Government's goals of improving the health status and reduce poverty of the population of Lao PDR. The Project will improve primary health care (PHC) for the rural poor by (i) expanding and improving the quality of PHC in the northern region, and (ii) strengthening the institutional capacity for PHC.... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 31348-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1749
Approval Date 24 Aug 2000
Closing Date 16 Oct 2009
Geographical Location Bokeo, Luang Namtha, Phongsaly, Houaphan, Luang Prabang, Xiengkhouang, Oudomxay and Xayaboury.
Sector / Subsector Classification Health and social protection
/ Health Systems
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Nopakane Bouaphim
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health
Dr. Prasongsidh Boupha

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
15 Jul 2010

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