ADB and GoI sign agreement for financing NUHM/National Urban Housing Mission
Q. With which bank, the Government of India on 28th July’15 signed a $300 million loan to support the government’s flagship program, the National Urban Health Mission (NUHM)?- Published on 08 Sep 15
a. Asian Development Bank
b. World Bank
c. BRICS Bank
d. European Central Bank
ANSWER: Asian Development Bank
The loan – Supporting National Urban Health Mission – will reinforce ongoing government efforts under the NUHM to develop health systems in urban areas that can deliver quality health services and that reach the urban poor and vulnerable. It will focus on strengthening primary health care and also promote better coordination between health and urban sectors and opportunities for public-private partnerships.
NUHM is aimed at improving the health status of the country’s urban population.