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Achieved Date
973days in power
973
number of days to accomplish
Establish at least one specialized hospital to reduce need for Afghans to go abroad
Inactive
Socioeconomic Development
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2015
Written by TOLOnews.com
Promise Background
Decades of conflicts in Afghanistan have caused a severe shortage of well-equipped hospitals, specialized doctors and nurses. Despite the substantial the improvements in Afghanistan's health care system, many Afghan's are opting to travel outside the country to receive treatment at a high cost to both patients and potential revenues to Afghan health centers. President Ghani committed to at least one standardized and specialize hospital in Afghanistan that minimizes the flow of patients and revenue to neighboring countries.

Indicators to Measure Progress
  • 1. Policies and partnerships developed for the establishment of a specialized and standardized hospital in Afghanistan
  • 2. Hospital built and equipped to provide the necessary care to Afghan citizens
  • 3. Afghan’s opting to access hospital’s services instead of traveling abroad for treatment

No official reports on progress towards this promise have been recorded.

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