Project ID: 21460

Chinese Government provides medicines and medical equipment worth $1.5 million to China-Zimbabwe Friendship Hospital (linked to #20443, #72842, #26668)

Commitment amount

$ 1812949.733

Constant 2017 USD

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Zimbabwe

Sector

Health (Code: 120)

Flow type

Grant

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Pipeline: Commitment (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2010

2010-07-07

Planned implementation start

Description

On 7 July, 2010, the Chinese Government signed an agreement to provide $1.5 million USD worth of medical equipment and drugs to the China-Zimbabwe Friendship Hospital in Mahusekwa, Mashonland East (See: Xinhua 'Roundup': Zimbabwe, China Strengthen Economic Cooperation). The Government of China was represented by Vice Minister, Jiang Zengwei, and the Government of Zimbabwe was represented by Minister of Health and Child Welfare, Henry Madzorera (See: Xinhua 'Roundup': Zimbabwe, China Strengthen Economic Cooperation).It should be noted that the very same hospital receiving the medial equipment and drugs was constructed using Chinese funds: further details are captured in linked projects #20443 (Phase I) and #72842 (Phase II). The linked project #26668 captures how the Chinese Government announced plans to donate $10 million USD worth of additional medical equipment to the China-Zimbabwe Friendship Hospital in October 2010.

Number of official sources

0

Number of unofficial sources

4

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

China-Zimbabwe Friendship Hospital [NGO/CSO/Foundation]; Government of Zimbabwe [Government Agency]