The Consultant supports the Programme Management Unit under the MoHSPP in the implementation of the Investment and Accompanying Measures. The focus of the investment measures is on partially rehabilitating or newly constructing and equipping 2 Oblast Hospitals (Kurgan Tube and Kulyab) and 4 Central District Hospitals (Rumi, Varksh, Vose and Temurmalik) and elaborating and managing detailed maintenance agreements. In addition, the Tajik State National Research Institute on Obstetrics/Gynaecology and Perinatology will be partially equipped. The accompanying measures include all above-mentioned hospitals (7 in total) plus 4 Central District Hospitals (CDH) from the previous Project Phase, i.e. Yavan, Huroson, Hamadoni, Farkhor.