32313-022: Health System Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall goal of the Project is to improve the health and nutrition status of the population, in particular the poor, women and children, and ethnic groups in the eight northern provinces of Lao PDR. It aims to improve health and nutrition behavior and demand for health services and make the provincial health system more effective, efficient and equitable in delivering Primary Health Care (PHC). The objectives of the Project are (i) to improve PHC delivery, in particular for vulnerable grou... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 32313-022
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0079
Approval Date 29 Jun 2007
Closing Date 07 Mar 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 13,000
Geographical Location 8 Northern provinces for PHC delivery Natonawide for capacity building and system development
Sector / Subsector Classification Health and social protection
/ Health Systems
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Barbara Lochmann
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health
Dr. Prasongsidh Boupha

PDS Creation Date
28 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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