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Component 2: Building the stewardship capacity of MOPH and system development (estimated total cost of US$90 million): This component includes:
development at central and provincial levels along with improving data utilization at different levels of the health sector. Strengthening Health Promotion and Behavioral Change: This sub-component will strengthen the Health Promotion Unit to implement behavior change campaigns targeting specific behaviors to reduce malnutrition, promoting breastfeeding and appropriate complementary feeding for the children under two years, enhanced skilled and institutional deliveries, hygiene promotion and hand washing, compliance with anti-TB drugs, etc. The final list of behavior change campaigns will be discussed and agreed during project implementation.
Improving Fiduciary Systems: The project will support the MOPH in upgrading the financial management (FM) and procurement system to a web-based system. Improving fiduciary systems would include: i) simplification of payment procedures; ii) capacity building of finance and internal audit staff of the MOPH; iii) accreditation of the procurement department of the MOPH; iv) pilot e-GP (electronic Government Procurement); and v) strengthening of procurement capacity at PHDs.