Ghana: Nutrition and Malaria Control for Child Survival Project

July 3, 2007

IDA CREDIT: US$25 million
TERMS: Grace = 10 years; Maturity = 40 years.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The objective of the project is to improve utilization of selected community-based health and nutrition services for children under the age of two and pregnant women in selected districts. The specific objectives are: (i) to develop effective inter-sectoral coordination, ownership, and accountability for nutrition towards the establishment of a coherent national program; and (ii) to strengthen the Ministry of Health and Ghana Health Service to effectively coordinate implementation of the community based health and nutrition program supported by the project.

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