A PAGODA agreement was signed between PAHO and the European Union on 11 September 2018 to fund a project titled Health Sector Support Programme Belize. The total budget for the project is 6,800,000 Euros (European Union) and 772,800 Euros (PAHO). The project is for a total of 60 months with 48 months implementation. The overall objective: Achieving a better quality of life, for all Belizeans, living now and in the future and the Specific objectives:1. To develop efficient, effective, disaster resilient and environmentally friendly health facilities 2. To improve the structure, organization and management of health services.The sum of Euros 500.000 was redirected towards COVID.-19 Emergency response.Expected results
Health Facilities -Three (3) regional hospitals and three (3) community hospitals retrofitted based on the SMART concept and climate – disaster resiliency, central medical lab refurbished
Health Systems Strengthening
Upgrade of the Belize Health Information System EURO 3 million
Technical Assistance to the upgrade and expansion of the Belize Health Information System (BHIS) PROMAN SA – EURO 560,000
Call for Proposal pertaining to Health -EURO 560,000
The vision of the Ministry of Economic Development is to be an integral partner in the economic and social development of Belize by providing efficient and timely advice on and coordinating development initiatives in order to improve the general well-being of all Belizeans.
Our mission is to assume a leadership role in formulating and recommending national development policies, strategies and programmes to promotemacroeconomic stability, sustainable socioeconomic development and the reduction of poverty.