Angola Health System Performance Strengthening Project (HSPSP) (WB-P160948)

Countries
  • Angola
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
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Mar 29, 2018
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Borrower
Government of Angola
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 110.00 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)
$ 110.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Aug 10, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jun 21, 2017


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Project Description

The objective of the Health System Performance Strengthening Project for Angola is to increase the utilization and the quality of health care services in target provinces and municipalities. There are four components to the project.

  1. Improving the quality of health services delivery in target provinces. This component would support activities at the provincial and municipal level to improve the quality of the health care services in the target provinces and municipalities with the development of a PBF pilot in two selected provinces. This component includes two subcomponents:
    1. improving the quality of maternal and child health services at the provincial and municipal level; and
    2. piloting performance-based financing.
  2. Strengthening system-wide enabling factors that support delivery of quality health services. This component aims to support institutional strengthening across the national health system towards improving the quality and coordination of health care services delivered at the municipal, provincial, and national levels.
  3. Contingent Emergency Response Component. The component will provide surge funding to finance response efforts directed at preventing an outbreak from becoming a deadly and costly pandemic. The component will only be triggered in the case of a public health emergency
  4. Project Management and Monitoring and Evaluation (US$10M). This component supports project implementation by the MoH, including project management, fiduciary tasks and Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E).
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Borrower:
Ministry of Finance
Emilio Londa
Director Nacional do Gabinete de Estudos e Relações Internac
emilio.londa@minfin.ao.gov
Republic of Angola

Implementing Agency:
Ministry of Health
Miguel dos Santos de Oliveira
Director Nacional de Saude Publica
misaol65@yahoo.com.br

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