Project ID: 29

Chinese Government dispatches 11th medical team to Nyangabgwe Referral Hospital and Princess Marina Hospital

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Botswana

Sector

Health (Code: 120)

Flow type

Free-standing technical assistance

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

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Implementation

2004

2004-12-24

Actual start

Commitment year

2005

2007-12-24

Planned completion

NOTE: This project began implementation and then later secured financing from a Chinese funding agency to continue project implementation

Geography

Description

The Chinese Government has been sending medical teams to Botswana since 1981. Fujian Province has been responsible for sending the teams. On November 20, 2005, the Chinese Government and the Government of Botswana signed a protocol agreement, officially dispatching the 11th medical team to Botswana. The 11th medical team consisted of 46 members (41 medical professionals and 5 support staff) who were stationed at Nyangabgwe Referral Hospital in the city of Francistown and Princess Marina Hospital in the city of Gaborone. The team completed its term of service between December 24, 2004 and 2008.

Number of official sources

6

Number of unofficial sources

4

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Botswana [Government Agency]