41509-012: Strengthening Rural Primary Health Services Delivery

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The long term objective of the project is (i) to improve health of rural populations (in particular, women and children, especially those who are young and from poor households as users of primary health care services, and vulnerable high risk population to HIV/AIDs such as young men and women, sex workers) in line with the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) (reduced maternal and child mortality; malnutrition; and communicable diseases such as HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria), ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 41509-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7400
Approval Date 04 May 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 675
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health sector development and reform

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Responsible ADB Officer
Sakiko Tanaka
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Department of Health

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013