33417-012: Asian Vaccination Initiative

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the TA is to prepare a regional project financed by a multi-country loan for the Asian Vaccination Initiative (AVI). The AVI will help introduce new vaccines to the DMCs and ensure that existing vaccines are used more effectively. Within each country there will be specific objectives for introducing new vaccines (such as hepatitis B, widely prevalent across Asia, and Hemophilus Influenza B, a major cause of pneumonia in children) or implementing disease control initiatives using... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 33417-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 5857
Approval Date 27 Aug 1999
Sector / Subsector Classification Health and social protection
/ Health Programs
Thematic Classification Gender equity

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Vincent De Wit
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AWEH

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Asian Development Bank

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