Improvement of health services in selected areas of central Vietnam and at the Hue University College of Medicine and Pharmacy

On going
Geographical Area Vietnam: Quang Tri, Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam
Sector Health

Total: €13,061,606

€12,697,606 Italy’s soft loan +
€364,000 Italy’s grant for TA

Planned Conclusion 2019

Project aim:

Enhancing efficiency and effectiveness of health systems in 3 selected provinces of Central Vietnam and the Hue University College of Medicine and Pharmacy (HUMP) in order to improve health conditions of the local population.

Main activities:

  • support to the upgrade or rehabilitation of 6 hospitals, 3 preventive medicine centres and 2 emergency centres;
  • upgrade, rehabilitation or construction of a number of health stations;
  • training of medical personnel, nurses and communal health workers;
  • support to the large-scale upgrade of HUMP;
  • support to HUMP in planning, implementing, and evaluating on site and e-learning activities.


Executing agency

Central Project Management Unit: HUMP and 3 provincial Project Management Units


Other Partners:

Degree of implementation