UNOPS: 805.849,08 USD
Rumbek, Sud Sudan
KIND OF INTERVENTION
General objective: contribute to improve the health indicators of the population of South Sudan through the reinforcement of the health system of Lake state and in particular of the Rumbek public hospital in its structural and functional shape.
The project has ended: June 2013 – August 2014
Financed by UNOPS: USD 423.468 (I phase); USD 383.380 (II phase)
In the first phase AISPO experts elaborated with the official counterpart a Master Plan for the structural and functional development of the Hospital. The construction of a new Surgical Block was within the first priorities. An expatriate civil engineer has been coordinating the work throughout its final realization. Particular emphasis was given to realize a safe path to dispose the Operating Theatre west.
With funds obtained the second phase was completed with the installment of plants and the installation of new biomedical equipment.
The beneficiaries are the patients admitted to Rumbek Public Hospital, III level referral institution for the entire population of Lake State (about 700.000 people).