Bangladesh: Second Urban Primary Health Care Project

Sovereign Project | 43573-012

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Win, Hayman Kyaw
    South Asia Department
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  • Country/Economy
  • Modality
    • Technical Assistance
  • Sector
    • Health
Project Name Second Urban Primary Health Care Project
Project Number 43573-012
Country / Economy Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7490-BAN: Second Urban Primary Health Care Project
Technical Assistance Grant Fund (UKG) US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Sector / Subsector

Health / Health system development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Improved health status of the urban population, especially the poor, in the six CCs and five municipalities (Key impact of UPHCP-II)
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Strengthened implementation of UPHCHP-II
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Better interministerial coordination and support for higher level policy work; and

2. Documentation of the lessons learnt from UPHCP-II and recommendations on strengthening the approach, and sharing of international best practices in urban health, and dissemination of lessons learnt from UPHCP-II to wider international and national stakeholders.

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services

ADB will engage consultants on an individual basis in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and its Borrowers (February 2007, amended from time to time) and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for engaging international consultants.

The consultant will be hired on an intermittent basis for 8 personmonths and an expert in international health with at least 10 years experience in different regions of the world relating to, among others, urban primary health care through a public-private partnership framework. A masters in public health or equivalent degree is required. Demonstration of team leadership and prior policy advise to governments in lead positions will be preferred. Demonstration of good written skills through peer review publications will be preferred.

Responsible ADB Officer Win, Hayman Kyaw
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Human and Social Development Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Local Govt Div,Min of Local Govt Rural Devt & Coop
Mr. Abu Bakr Siddique
UPHCP-II, Nagar Babhan, Dhaka
Local Govt Div,Min of Local Govt Rural Devt & Coop
Bangladesh Secretariat
Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2009
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2009 to 25 Mar 2009
Approval 21 Jan 2010
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 02 Mar 2010
Last PDS Update 01 Mar 2011

TA 7490-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Jan 2010 - 21 Jan 2010 31 Jul 2011 30 Jun 2012 30 Jun 2012
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 225,000.00 60,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 285,000.00 17 Jun 2022 73,895.27

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Title Document Type Document Date
Second Urban Primary Health Care Project TA Completion Reports Sep 2012

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