Promoting Human Capital in Health in El Salvador (WB-P169677)

Countries
  • El Salvador
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
Proposed
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
Dec 12, 2019
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Government of El Salvador
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Education and Health
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
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 Apr 2, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jun 18, 2019


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Project Description

The overarching objective of the Project is to promote human capital accumulation. Specifically the PDOs are:

  1. a)  to foster healthy environments for children, adolescents and adults; and

  2. b)  to improve health service delivery for selected Non-Communicable Diseasess.

Key Results (From PCN)

  1. a)  Share of children under three-year-old benefitting from participating in integrated early childhood development, health and education services6

  2. b)  Share of accessing to preventive health services

  3. c)  Share of patient’s early identification of risk factors receiving preventative and early treatment services for

    diabetes and hypertension.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

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