Improving Financial Protection and Quality of Care (WB-P163532)

  • Kosovo
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
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Oct 4, 2017
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  • Law and Government
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.29 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 Oct 27, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Jun 14, 2017

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Project Description
This project finances the design and implementation of health sector reforms in Kosovo. This includes providing technical support for an improved poverty targeting system, and conducting study tours and workshops to share international best practice for the health sector.
Investment Description
This grant is provided by Free-Standing Trust Funds for ECA HD Sector Unit

Contact Information
World Bank Dorothee Chen Health Specialist Telephone No : 1-202-458223 Lorena Kostallari Senior Operations Officer Telephone No : 5246+4157 Borrower : Republic of Kosovo Contact : Agim Krasniqi Title : Deputy Minister of Finance Telephone No : 381-38-200-34-113 Email : Implementing Agency : Ministry of Health Contact : Fatime Arenliu Qosaj Title : Kosovo Health Project Coordinator Telephone No : 377-44-40-33-89 Email : Implementing Agency : Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare Contact : Mentor Marina Title : Head of Division for Planning and Social Inclusion 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: