Rural Primary Health Services Delivery Project

Date: September 2011
Document Type: Reports and Recommendations of the President
Project Number: 41509-013

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The report and recommendation of the president for the proposed loan and administration of grant and loan for the Rural Primary Health Services Delivery Project in Papua New Guinea describes the terms and conditions for the approval of ADB's Board of Directors. 

The project will strengthen rural health systems in selected areas by expanding the coverage and improving the quality of primary health care (PHC) in partnership with state and other service providers. It will build on Asian Development Bank (ADB) experience in strengthening health service delivery in rural areas of PNG. The project will cover two districts in each of the following eight provinces: Eastern Highlands, East Sepik, Enga, Milne Bay, Western Highlands, West New Britain, Morobe, and the Autonomous Region of Bougainville.