42143-012: Developing Model Healthy Villages in Northern Lao People's Democratic Republic

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will develop Model Healthy Villages in Northern Lao PDR and improve the health of villagers, in particular mothers and children, through enhanced community participation in primary health care (PHC). The project has 4 major components: (i) strengthening village capacity in planning, implementing, and managing primary health care activities; (ii) improving village infrastructure for 'healthy environments', (iii) strengthening capacity of districts and health centers to support ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 42143-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9137
Approval Date 14 Aug 2009
Closing Date 26 Aug 2013
Geographical Location Lao PDR provinces of Houaphan and Xiangkhouang
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health Programs
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Phoxay Xayyavong
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Lao Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health
Dr. Prasongsidh Boupha

PDS Creation Date
14 Jul 2008

Last PDS Update
23 Oct 2013

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