India: US$ 48 Million Credit to Help Improve Health Services in Nagaland

December 21, 2016

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2016 - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved the following project:

India – Nagaland Health Project

IDA Credit: US$ 48 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity = 25 years, Grace = 5 years

Project ID: P149340

Project Description: The project will help improve health services and increase their utilization by communities in targeted locations in Nagaland. The communities will benefit from project activities at the community and health facility levels, while the population of the state as a whole will benefit from improvements in higher-level facilities as well as system-wide investments. The project will not duplicate existing activities of the state health system and National Health Mission but will complement existing health systems.

Media Contacts
In India:
Nandita Roy
Tel : +91-11-41479220
In Washington:
Yann Doignon
Tel : +1 (202) 473-3239