Viet Nam: Second Health Care in the Central Highlands

Sovereign Project | 44265-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Second Health Care in the Central Highlands
Project Number 44265-012
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7953-VIE: Second Health Care in the Central Highlands
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Education - Technical and vocational education and training

Health - Health insurance and subsidized health programs - Health sector development and reform

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 Kon Tum Province,Gia Lai Province,Dak Lak Province,Dak Nong Province,Lam Dong Province

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

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

Potential stakeholders are the ministry of health officials in relevant departments, provincial and district health staff, community organizations, and local political organizations, besides the general population that will benefit from better service provision

The PPTA consultants will hold stakeholder focus group discussions to collect views, suggestions and expectations on project design, proposed activities and implementation. The PPTA will hold two workshops with stakeholders; one to discuss inputs for the initial outline of the project and a final one to present the final version for agreement on the project.

Level of participation is information sharing and consultation.

During Project Implementation The consulting firm, Conseil Sante has been engaged to assist in the implementation of the TA activities. TA work has been completed, workshops were held with targeted provinces and final report has been submitted.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The Department of Planning and Finance, Ministry of Health will be the executing agency (EA) for the TA. A temporary processing Task Force will be established under the EA and will include representatives from the relevant departments and concerned provinces. A national PPTA coordinator will be appointed by the Ministry of Health and together with the Mission Leader undertake overall TA coordination. The PPTA firm will be responsible for the administration of the PPTA funding. The EA has agreed to provide $100,000 in cash and kind to provide the TA consultants with office accommodation, qualified counterpart staff, office administrative support services and logistics, and necessary data and reports. Selected TA consultants will be considered to provide additional assistance to the EA during the approval process and/or as potential future PMU staff.

Disbursements under the TA will be done in accordance with the ADB's Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook (May 2010, amended from time to time). The consultants may procure equipment through shopping in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2010, amended from time to time). Upon completion of the TA, equipment procured under the TA will be transferred to the EA.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Gerard Servais
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Health
138A Giang Vo Str.
Hanoi, Viet Nam


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Sep 2013

TA 7953-VIE

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
09 Dec 2011 23 Jul 2012 23 Jul 2012 31 Jul 2012 30 May 2013 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 09 Dec 2011 530,321.33

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