SMEC provided technical assistance on the project, which comprised three outputs: (i) promotion of the project within the health sector; (ii) development of incentives and operational strategies for small-scale health providers; and (iii) development of a contracting method for health services.
The objective of the project was to assist the Philippine Government in achieving Millennium Development Goals Four (reduction of child mortality) and Five (improvement of maternal health).
The Asian Development Bank-funded project was aimed to: (i) improve the efficiency, access and quality of health care services; (ii) assist small-scale health providers (particularly in rural and underserved areas) through access to funding; and (iii) mobilise private resources.
- The Philippines
- Technical Area:
- Education Governance & Government Advisory
- Government of Philippines