Emergency Health and Nutrition Project (WB-P161809)

Countries
  • Yemen
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
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Jan 17, 2017
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Borrower
United Nations Children's Fund, World Health Organization
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 200.00 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)
$ 200.00 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 13, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Dec 28, 2016


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Project Description
The development objective of Emergency Health and Nutrition Project for Yemen is to contribute to the provision of basic health and essential nutrition services for the benefit of the population. The project will include the following components: Component 1: Improving Access to Health, Nutrition, and Public Health Services (US$191.0 million). This component will support the coverage of the population of Yemen with well-defined packages of health and nutrition services at both primary health care (PHC) level and first level of referral centers/secondary care. Subcomponent 1.1: Strengthening the Integration of Primary Health Care Model (implemented by UNICEF) Subcomponent 1.2. Supporting Health and Nutrition Services at the First Level Referral Centers (implemented by WHO) Subcomponent 1.3. Sustaining the National Health System Preparedness and Public Health Programs (implemented by WHO) Component 2: Project Support, Management, Evaluation and Administration (US$ 9.00 million) Component 3: Contingent Emergency Response
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
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