Donor Funding for Health in Low- & Middle-Income Countries, 2002-2013

Annex 3: CRS Sectors and Sub-sectors Used in This Analysis

DAC 5 CODE CRS CODE DESCRIPTION Clarifications / Additional notes on coverage
  120   HEALTH
  121   Health, general
  12110 Health policy and administrative management Health sector policy, planning and programmes; aid to health ministries, public health administration; institution capacity building and advice; medical insurance programmes; unspecified health activities.
12181 Medical education/training Medical education and training for tertiary level services.
12182 Medical research General medical research (excluding basic health research).
12191 Medical services Laboratories, specialised clinics and hospitals (including equipment and supplies); ambulances; dental services; mental health care; medical rehabilitation; control of non-infectious diseases; drug and substance abuse control [excluding narcotics traffic control (16063)].
  122   Basic health
  12220 Basic health care Basic and primary health care programmes; paramedical and nursing care programmes; supply of drugs, medicines and vaccines related to basic health care.
  12230 Basic health infrastructure District-level hospitals, clinics and dispensaries and related medical equipment; excluding specialised hospitals and clinics (12191).
  12240 Basic nutrition Direct feeding programmes (maternal feeding, breastfeeding and weaning foods, child feeding, school feeding); determination of micro-nutrient deficiencies; provision of vitamin A, iodine, iron etc.; monitoring of nutritional status; nutrition and food hygiene education; household food security.
12250 Infectious disease control Immunisation; prevention and control of infectious and parasite diseases, except malaria (12262), tuberculosis (12263), HIV/AIDS and other STDs (13040). It includes diarrheal diseases, vector-borne diseases (e.g. river blindness and guinea worm), viral diseases, mycosis, helminthiasis, zoonosis, diseases by other bacteria and viruses, pediculosis, etc.
  12261 Health education Information, education and training of the population for improving health knowledge and practices; public health and awareness campaigns; promotion of improved personal hygiene practices, including use of sanitation facilities and handwashing with soap.
  12262 Malaria control Prevention and control of malaria.
  12263 Tuberculosis control Immunisation, prevention and control of tuberculosis.
  12281 Health personnel development Training of health staff for basic health care services.
  13010 Population policy and administrative management Population/development policies; census work, vital registration; migration data; demographic research/analysis; reproductive health research; unspecified population activities.
13020 Reproductive health care Promotion of reproductive health; prenatal and postnatal care including delivery; prevention and treatment of infertility; prevention and management of consequences of abortion; safe motherhood activities.
13030 Family planning Family planning services including counselling; information, education and communication (IEC) activities; delivery of contraceptives; capacity building and training.
  13040 STD control including HIV/AIDS All activities related to sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS control e.g. information, education and communication; testing; prevention; treatment, care.
  13081 Personnel development for population and reproductive health Education and training of health staff for population and reproductive health care services.
  16064 Social mitigation of HIV/AIDS Special programmes to address the consequences of HIV/AIDS, e.g. social, legal and economic assistance to people living with HIV/AIDS including food security and employment; support to vulnerable groups and children orphaned by HIV/AIDS; human rights of HIV/AIDS affected people.
SOURCE: OECD, The CRS List of Purpose Codes
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