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The package includes a USD 88.6 million policy-based loan, which will provide a budget for the Ministry of Health, as it implements complex reforms nationwide in key areas, such as public investment governance, health service provision, and health workforce quality in the local health care (LHC) system.

In addition, a USD 12 million grant will be used for those reforms in piloting health service provision models in 12 districts in six provinces with high poverty rates, large ethnic minority population, and susceptibility to health security threat.

Translated by Song Anh