51035-001: Health Services Sector Development Program, Subprogram 1 | Asian Development Bank

Papua New Guinea: Health Services Sector Development Program, Subprogram 1

Sovereign (Public) Project | 51035-001 Status: Active

The Health Services Sector Development Program (HSSDP) will help Papua New Guinea (PNG) strengthen health services through policy reforms and direct investments in health systems. A diagnostic assessment of the coverage, financing, and quality of health services is required to ensure that the interventions are designed for maximum impact.

Project Details

Project Officer
Bhattacharya, Sibesh Pacific Department Request for information
Country
  • Papua New Guinea
Modality
  • Loan
Sector
  • Health
 
Project Name Health Services Sector Development Program, Subprogram 1
Project Number 51035-001
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 3664-PNG: Health Services Sector Development Program
Ordinary capital resources US$ 100.00 million
Loan 3665-PNG: Health Services Sector Development Program
Ordinary capital resources US$ 45.10 million
Loan 3666-PNG: Health Services Sector Development Program
concessional ordinary capital resources lending / Asian Development Fund US$ 49.90 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Health / Health sector development and reform

Public sector management / Public expenditure and fiscal management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description The Health Services Sector Development Program (HSSDP) will help Papua New Guinea (PNG) strengthen health services through policy reforms and direct investments in health systems. A diagnostic assessment of the coverage, financing, and quality of health services is required to ensure that the interventions are designed for maximum impact.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The HSSDP will contribute to the achievement of the National Health Plan (NHP) (2011 to 2020) and the Development Strategic Plan (2010 to 2030). In particular, the HSSDP aims to improve national public expenditure management and strengthen health systems. The HSSDP builds upon ADB's long-term in-country engagement in both the health sector and public finance management (PFM).
Impact Affordable, accessible, equitable, and high-quality health services for all citizens developed (National Health Plan 2011 to 2020).
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome A more sustainable and efficient healthcare system achieved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

National frameworks and PFM enhanced

Subnational health system management strengthened

Health service delivery components strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects

An environmental assessment and review framework for the sector

Project will be developed and at least one environmental assessment of a subproject identified during preparation. The framework will comply with the Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS) 2009, as well as national laws and requirements relating to environmental assessment, to facilitate compliance with environmental requirements during project implementation.

Involuntary Resettlement The project will have minimal or no adverse social impacts.
Indigenous Peoples The project will have minimal or no adverse social impacts.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design

Stakeholder and beneficiary consultations will be initiated during TRTA, which will lead to stakeholder engagement

and participation plan(s).

During Project Implementation A program and reform steering committee will bring together key stakeholders from government institutions and development partners. Project component designs and individual policy reforms are based on or will incorporate feedback from consultations with identified stakeholder groups, led by the responsible implementing agencies. Participatory capacity, human resource development, and training needs assessments will be conducted at the institutional level.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services All consultants will be recruited according to ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants.
Procurement Any procurement of equipment or consulting services will conform with ADB's Procurement Guidelines.
Responsible ADB Officer Bhattacharya, Sibesh
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Urban, Social Development & Public Management Division, PARD
Executing Agencies
Department of Treasury
6/F The Treasury Building, Lamana Road
P.O Box 542, Waigani Drive, NCD
Papua New Guinea
Timetable
Concept Clearance 31 May 2017
Fact Finding 05 Dec 2017 to 13 Dec 2017
MRM 02 Mar 2018
Approval 31 May 2018
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Sep 2018

Loan 3664-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
31 May 2018 13 Jun 2018 18 Jul 2018 30 Oct 2018 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 100.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 100.00 31 May 2018 100.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 31 May 2018 100.00 0.00 100%

Loan 3665-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
31 May 2018 13 Jun 2018 18 Jul 2018 30 Nov 2025 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 54.60 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 45.10 31 May 2018 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 9.50 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 31 May 2018 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 3666-PNG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
31 May 2018 13 Jun 2018 18 Jul 2018 30 Nov 2025 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 49.90 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 49.90 31 May 2018 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 31 May 2018 0.00 0.00 0%

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Service Planning & Partnership Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 19 Oct 2018 01 Nov 2018
Social Safeguards, Health Promotion & Gender Specialist Individual - Consulting Active 19 Oct 2018 01 Nov 2018
Architect Individual - Consulting Active 19 Oct 2018 01 Nov 2018
CLINICAL GOVERNANCE AND STANDARDS SPECIALIST Individual - Consulting Active 19 Oct 2018 01 Nov 2018

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan