37654-012: Support for Pro-Poor Health Policies

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA is to support the pro-poor health sector policies in Viet Nam by (i) strengthening the capacity of the Ministry of Health in effectively implementing Decision 139 which establishes province-level health care funds for the poor; and (ii) attaining deeper understanding of the determinants of health service utilization, health care costs faced, and health insurance enrollments by the poor and disadvantaged. It will have two components: capacity building for implementing ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 37654-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4331
Approval Date 28 Apr 2004
Geographical Location National
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health Systems

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Lisa J. Studdert
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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. Duong Huy Lieu, Director, Dept. of Planning

PDS Creation Date
07 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
17 Sep 2007