AFCC2/RI-Southern Africa Tuberculosis and Health Systems Support Project (WB-P155658)

  • Lesotho
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Zambia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
May 26, 2016
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
Republic of Mozambique, Kingdom of Lesotho, Republic of Zambia, Republic of Malawi
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  • Education and Health
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 122.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 122.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 11, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Oct 15, 2015

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Project Description
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This project finances improvements in the coverage and quality of Tuberculosis (TB) control and occupational lung disease services in targeted geographic areas of the participating countries, as well as the strengthening of regional capacity to manage the burden of Tuberculosis and occupational diseases. This project includes three components: i) Innovative Prevention, Detection, and Treatment of TB, which will improve the demand for and availability of high-quality TB, TB-HIV and AIDS, and occupational lung disease services; ii) Regional Capacity for Disease Surveillance, Diagnostics, and Management of TB and Occupational Lung Diseases, which will strengthen selective aspects of health systems; and iii) Regional Learning and Innovation, and Project Management, which will fund technical support to strengthen regional capacity and promote regional innovation.
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Borrower/Client/Recipient Name: Republic of Mozambique Contact: Sua Excelencia Adriano Maleiane Title: Minister Email: roda, Name: Kingdom of Lesotho Contact: Hon. Mokoto Hloaele Title: Minister of Development Planning Email: Name: Republic of Zambia Contact: Dr. Ronald Simwinga Title: Permanent Secretary - EMF Email: Name: Republic of Malawi Contact: Hon Goodall E. Gondwe Title: Minister Email: Name: Ministry of Finance Contact: Honorable Alexander Bwalya Chikwanda Title: Minister Email: Name: Ministry of Finance Contact: Hon. Dr Mamphono Khaketla Title: Minister Email: Implementing Agencies: Name: Ministry of Health Contact: Sua Excelencia Nazira Abdula Title: Minister Email: Name: Ministry of Health Contact: Dr. Peter Mwaba Title: Permanent Secretary Email: Name: Ministry of Health Contact: Mamoruti Tiheli Title: Acting PS Health Email: Name: Ministry of Health Contact: Dr. Peter Kumpalume Title: Minister Email: ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at:

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