The Japanese Embassy announced grant assistance of $3,025,000 to support the
Project for Improvement of Maternal Child Health Care Services on Mar 24,
according to an embassy press release.
Funds will be made available to
UNICEF who will implement the project in cooperation with the Ministry of Health
in order to "reduce the burden of vaccine-preventable diseases, eliminate iodine
deficiencies and ensure access to essential drugs and their proper use".