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  • Sierra Leone
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  • World Bank (WB)
Status: Active
Bank Risk Rating: B
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Board Decision Date: 2007-05-22
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  • Education and Health
Investment Amount (USD): $ 8.00 million
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Project Cost (USD): $ 8.00 million
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Original disclosure @ WB website
Updated in EWS: 2018-02-12
Disclosure Date: 2002-10-01
Health Sector Reconstruction and Development Project - Additional Financing

Project Description
<div style="left: 120.15px; top: 677.05px; font-size: 20px; font-family: serif; transform: scaleX(0.962257);">The original project objective, which remains unchanged, are to assist the Government to: (i) restore the most essential functions of the health delivery system; and (ii) strengthen both public and private health sector capacities, so as to improve the efficiency and responsiveness of the health sector to the needs of the population. The project has two components: (a) restoring essential health services through (i) restoring health service delivery in four priority districts (Bombali, Koinadugu, Kono and Moyamba), and (ii) supporting three priority technical programs to improve their performance and control</div> <div style="left: 120.15px; top: 861.05px; font-size: 20px; font-family: serif; transform: scaleX(0.959152);">infectious diseases of high public importance in Sierra Leone (malaria, tuberculosis (TB), and (b) strengthening public and private sector capacity through (i) fostering decentralization and improving the performance of District Health Management Teams; (ii) strengthening the key MoHS support programs in the area of human resources development, planning, financial management, monitoring and statistics, procurement and donor/NGO coordination; and (iii) promoting development of the private sector and participation of civil society in the health sector.</div>
Investment Description
Contact Information
Contact: Evelyn Awittor
Title: Operations Officer
Tel: 5337+4124 / 233-21-214-124
Email: Eawittor@worldbank.org
Location: Accra, Ghana (IBRD)


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