40019-013: Health Care in the South Central Coast Region Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will improve the health status of the poor, women and children in eight provinces in the SCCR towards achieving the millennium development goals by 2015. The outcome is strengthened provincial health systems in the eight provinces with a focus on health care for the poor, women and children. This includes (i) upgraded hospital services providing expanded and better quality health services; (ii) improved provincial capacity for human resource development (HRD), better skilled ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 40019-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2468
Approval Date 07 Nov 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 72,000
Geographical Location The eight provinces are Da Nang City and Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan, and Binh Thuan.
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: A

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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
Human and Social Development Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health
Dr. Nguyen Doan Tu

PDS Creation Date
19 Feb 2008

Last PDS Update
10 Oct 2014

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