NI - INTEGRATED PUBLIC PROVISION OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES (WB-P164452)

Countries
  • Nicaragua
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Mar 15, 2018
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Borrower
Ministry of Health
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Sectors
  • Education and Health
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 60.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 60.00 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)
$ 60.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 13, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Oct 11, 2017


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Project Description

According to the World Bank, the objective of the project is to extend the coverage and improve the quality of care for the most prevalent health conditions with an emphasis on vulnerable groups.

The two components of this project are as follows:

  1. Results-based financing for quality improvement in prevention and provision of health care services to the poorest 66 municipalities (US$14 million). 
  2. Support to the implementation of national health strategies for the provision of quality health services under the MOSAFC (US$44.5 million).
People Affected By This Project

According to the World Bank, Component 1 will be implemented in the poorest 66 municipalities (1.3 million people), and Component 2 will be implemented nationwide, covering all 19 Local Systems of Comprehensive Care (SILAIS per its acronym in Spanish), including the Alto Wangki Bocay. 

The project will improve the quality of health care services nationwide with emphasis on the following population throughout their lifecycles: (a) women at reproductive age; (b) children under five years of age; (c) adults over 50 years of age with identified risk factors; (d) adolescents (both girls and boys); and (e) indigenous population.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

The funding for this project will come from the International Development Agency lending arm of the World Bank in the form of investment project financing. 

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