Health Service Development

Project Summary

Approval Date 27 Feb 1976
Signature Date 06 May 1976
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1983
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 1983
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 12110
Commitment U.A 361,328.67
Status Completion

Project General Description

The project will directly employ about 2,500 persons bringing the total wage-earning population in the country to about 64,500. Thus, the project will be employing about 3.8% of the total wage-earning population in Swaziland. These employees will in turn support their families at higher standard of living than couuld probably be derived from subsistence farming and other employments. In addition to offering employment, new townships will be developed in the project area based on the provision of services to estate and employees including medical services and recreational amenities.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
HSRP Health VI Ministry of Health and Social Welfare


IATI identifier 46002-P-LS-IB0-002
Last Update 27 Mar 2023


Geographic Location

Country Lesotho