Project ID: 38427

Chinese medical team gives Myanmar 200 free cataract surgeries (2013)

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Myanmar

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

Commitment year

2013

Completion

2013

2013-03-02

Actual

Description

According to a declaration by the Mandalay Eye Hospital, China would have collaborated with the hospital's medical team in February 2013 to give over 200 free cataract surgeries to patients from the Mandalay area. An official governmental website declared that the operations were carried out from 27 February to 2 March 2013 by the Yunnan First People's Hospital medical team. Besides the operations themselves, the initiative also included exchange of medical technology.

Number of official sources

3

Number of unofficial sources

0

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Mandalay Eye Hospital [Other]

Implementing agencies [Type]

Yunnan First People's Hospital [Other]