Bangladesh: Urban Primary Health Care Sector Development Program

Sovereign Project | 39305-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Urban Primary Health Care Sector Development Program
Project Number 39305-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4986-BAN: Urban Primary Health Care Sector Development Program
Japan Special Fund US$ 650,000.00
TA 4986-BAN: Urban Primary Health Care Sector Development Program (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Health - Health system development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The first phase of TA implementation will require 58 person months (10 International and 48 national) of consulting services. The two international consultants will include: municipal public health governance and institutional development specialist and team leader (7 person months), and solid waste management public private partnership specialist (3 person months). The 48 months of national consultants will include: urban public health and management specialist and deputy team leader (7 person months), municipal public finance specialist (5 person months), health economist (5 person months), food safety specialist (4 person months), hospital waste management specialist (4 person months), infrastructure specialist (5 person months), evaluation specialist (5 person months), poverty and social assessment specialist (4 person months), resettlement specialist (3 person months), environment specialist (4 person months), and legal counsel (2 person months).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Ron Slangen
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban Development and Water Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Local Govt Div,Min of Local Govt Rural Devt & Coop
Mr. Shaikh Khurshid Alam
Bangladesh Secretariat, Dhaka, Bangladesh


Concept Clearance 22 Jun 2007
Fact Finding 02 Jul 2007 to 08 Jul 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 29 Jun 2007
Last PDS Update 01 Mar 2011

TA 4986-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Nov 2007 05 Mar 2008 05 Mar 2008 31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,050,000.00 0.00 165,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,215,000.00 08 Nov 2007 789,024.96

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