46077-001: Improved Maternal and Child Health through Connectivity

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The primary objective of the project is to improve maternal and child health results for isolated rural communities of five jamoats in Rasht district, one of the poorest regions of the country with the highest rate of food insecurity. Health services are poor and knowledge of health-promoting behavior is limited. The situation has worsened since March 2009 when the only bridge connecting the communities to the district center was destroyed by flooding. Residents now have to make a 17 kilometer d... Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 46077-001
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9171
Approval Date 07 Mar 2013
Geographical Location Rasht district, Tajikistan
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Road transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Farrukh Nuriddinov
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Tajikistan Resident Mission

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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