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Countries:
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
  • Guatemala
Banks:
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Status: Implementation
Bank Risk Rating: C
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Board Decision Date: 2016-12-08
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Borrower or Client: Rep├║blica de Guatemala
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors:
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  • Education and Health
Investment Type(s): Grant
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Investment Amount (USD): $ 0.30 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.

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Original disclosure @ IADB website
Updated in EWS: 2017-06-22
Disclosure Date: 2016-08-11
Support for the health system reform in Guatemala
IADB-GU-T1266

Project Description
The objective of this technical cooperation is to support the Government of Guatemala to implement necessary reforms to strengthen the health system. Main components of the project include strengthening the Integrated Health Services Networks and strengthening the Management of MSPAS Regional and General Hospitals. In addition, coordination and management costs will be financed for the development of the activities of each component.
Investment Description
This project is in the form of US$300,000 in Technical Cooperation, to be administered over the period of 24 months.
Contact Information
ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF IADB The Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (MICI) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who have been or are likely to be adversely affected by an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) or Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)-funded project. If you submit a complaint to MICI, they may assist you in addressing the problems you raised through a dispute-resolution process with those implementing the project and/or through an investigation to assess whether the IDB or IIC is following its own policies for preventing or mitigating harm to people or the environment. You can submit a complaint by sending an email to MICI@iadb.org. You can learn more about the MICI and how to file a complaint at http://www.iadb.org/en/mici/mici,1752.html (in English) or http://www.iadb.org/es/mici/mici,1752.html (Spanish).
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