Tamil Nadu Health System Reform Program (WB-P166373)

  • India
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Specific Location
Tamil Nadu
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
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Voting Date
Feb 21, 2019
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Government of India
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  • Education and Health
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 287.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 5,277.75 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 17, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Apr 27, 2018

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Project Description

According to the bank document, the objective is to improve quality of care, strengthen management of NCDs and injuries, and reduce inequities in reproductive and child health services in Tamil Nadu. The objective will be achieved by supporting the strengthening of the Tamil Nadu health system. The Programsupports a combination of technical interventions and cross-cutting institutional strengthening interventions to achieve the results.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)


Government of India US$ 4,990.75 million

Contact Information

World Bank

Name : Rifat Afifa Hasan
Designation : Senior Health Specialist
Role : Team Leader(ADM Responsible)
Telephone No : 5785+79335
Email : rhasan@worldbank.org

Borrower : Government of India
Contact : Ms. Bandana Prayashi
Title : Dir (MI/IF) DEA
Telephone No : 01123092345
Implementing Agencies
Implementing Agency : Tamil Nadu Health Systems Project
Contact : Tmt P. Uma Maheswari
Title : Project Director
Telephone No : 9500933933


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