WASHINGTON, May 15, 2019 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved financing for the following project:
India - Andhra Pradesh Health Systems Strengthening Project
IBRD Loan: $328 million
Terms: Maturity = 23.5 years ; Grace period = 6 years
Project ID: P167581
Project Description: The project aims to improve the quality and responsiveness of public healthcare services in Community Health Centers and Primary Health Centers across all 13 districts in the state of Andhra Pradesh benefitting around 53 million people. In addition, the project will also help in screening and management of non-communicable diseases and strengthen maternal and child health services at these centers.