42020-012: Development of a Sustainable Health Financing Scheme

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This technical assistance will contribute to improved delivery of healthcare services in Palau. It will strengthen government capacity to achieve sustainable healthcare financing in the country by (i) informing policy-makers on sound evidence to support their decision-making on measures related to healthcare financing; (ii) facilitating preparation of evidence-based and locally-appropriate healthcare financing scheme(s) for policy consideration; and (iii) assessing institutional capacity and ... Read More

Country Palau
Project Number 42020-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7079
Approval Date 14 May 2008
Geographical Location Palau
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health Finance



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Anthony Robert Gill
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance

PDS Creation Date
23 Jan 2008

Last PDS Update
14 Oct 2008