Burkina Faso: Health Sector Support and Multisectoral AIDS Project

April 27, 2006

IDA CREDIT: US$47.7 million
TERMS: Grace period = 10 years; Maturity = 40 years
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The main objective of this project is to improve quality and access to maternal and child health services, as well as to provide treatment for HIV/AIDS and sexually transmissible infections. In addition, the project will contribute to mitigating the socio-economic consequences of the AIDS epidemic through improved coverage of social safety nets for orphans and vulnerable children, as well as improved coverage of community care and support.

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