Health Services Reinforcement Project (WB-P164696)

  • Burkina Faso
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jul 6, 2018
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Ministry of Economy, Finance and Development
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  • Education and Health
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 80.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Sep 6, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Jan 25, 2018

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Project Description

The development objective of the Health Services Reinforcement Project for Burkina Faso is to increase the quality and utilization of health services with a particular focus on maternal, child and adolescent health, nutrition and disease surveillance. First component, strengthening health system capacity aims to support the strengthening and integration of several pre-existing and planned health financing policies, namely the launch of the national health insurance scheme and optimization of strategic purchasing mechanisms already in place, such as free care for women and children and performance-based financing (PBF). Second component, strengthening delivery of reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health and nutrition (RMNCAH+N) aims to promote UHC and enable the acceleration of the demographic transition to maximize human capital and economic growth through a comprehensive approach to Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health and nutrition.It has

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information
Ministry of Health
Abdoul Karim OUEDRAOGO
Coordinator PADS
Francine Ouedraogo
Secretary General


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