36296-013: Second Urban Primary Health Care Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will improve the health status of the urban population, especially of the poor, in all the six city corporations and five municipalities to be identified. The Project will help ensure the delivery of a package of preventive, promotive, and curative health services. At least 30% of all the services provided under the Project will be targeted at the poor. The specific project objectives are to improve (i) access to and use of urban primary health care (PHC) services in the project ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36296-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2172
Grant No. 0008
Grant No. 0009
Grant No. 0010
Approval Date 31 May 2005
Closing Date 22 Sep 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,000
Geographical Location All the six city corporations---Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna, Rajshahi, Syllhet and Barisal---and five municipalities-Bogra, Comilla, Sirajgonj, Madhabdi and Savar.
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Brian Chin
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Human and Social Development Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Local Govt Div,Min of Local Govt Rural Devt & Coop
Mr. Jamal A. Naser Chowdhury

PDS Creation Date
02 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
10 Oct 2014