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Control of the Neglected Tropical Diseases in Guatemala
1.08 million people living in targeted municipalities are considered at risk in various health dimensions related to water and sanitary conditions. The central objective is to improve health conditions particularly in Sololá and Alta Verapaz, through investments in infrastructure and equipment improvement, and through training personnel from 180 health centers. The model will be extended to other municipalities once its success is verified. Project Components: The project finances the following components: 1. Inter sectoral coordination for the creation of a national integrated Plan for controlling water and sanitation related diseases. 2. Mapping for improving information systems on health services, health protocols, and prevalence of trachoma lisehmania, and other related diseases. 3. Education and training at the community level for monitoring and evaluation purposes on local health practices. 4. Follow up, monitoring and evaluation of the intervention. 5. Support for regional interventions. 6. Preventive treatment in selected localities, identifying populations that were exposed to preventive practices.

Project Detail



Project Number


Approval Date

June 15, 2011

Project Status


Project Type

Technical Cooperation





Lending Instrument


Lending Instrument Code




Facility Type


Environmental Classification

Likely to cause minimal or no negative environmental and associated social impacts

Total Cost

USD 796,480.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 316,480.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 480,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/OC-12782-GU Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Ordinary Capital Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/OC-12782-GU
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Ordinary Capital
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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Implementation Phase
Procurement Plan
Plan de Adquisiciones [37056488].PDF
Sep. 04, 2012
Technical Cooperation Agreement
Convenio - Control de las Enfermedades Desatendidas en Guatemala.pdf
Mar. 27, 2020
Preparation Phase
Technical Cooperation Profile
Control de las enfermedades desatendidas en Guatemala [36244145].PDF
Dec. 31, 1899

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