Malaria and Communicable Diseases Control in the Greater Mekong Subregion (ADB-48446-001)

Countries
  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Sep 23, 2015
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 4.50 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 4.50 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Aug 11, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Sep 30, 2016


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Project Description
Malaria eliminated across Cambodia by 2025 (National Malaria Control Program, National Centre for Parasitology, Entomology and Malaria Control); (ii) Malaria fully eliminated in Lao PDR by 2030 (National Strategy for Malaria Control and Elimination - East Asia Summit Statement 2014); and (iii) Malaria fully eliminated in Myanmar by 2030 (National Comprehensive Development Plan, Health Sector 2011-2012 to 2030-2031, East Asia Summit Statement 2014. ADB will recruit nongovernment organizations (NGOs) to execute the TA activities from January 2016-June 2017: (i) for development and the roll out of the malaria program surveillance system malaria data collection, reporting and analysis in Myanmar; (ii) for the development and roll out of laboratory quality assurance control for malaria testing in Myanmar; (iii) for the identification of needs and/or service delivery for migrants and mobile populations (MMPs) in private sector projects in Myanmar; (iv) for the identification of needs and service delivery for MMPs in Cambodia; and (v) for the identification of needs and service delivery for MMPs in Lao PDR.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Asian Development Bank Ms. Ayako Inagaki, Director, SEHS ainagaki@adb.org 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main