€17.5mn for new Franck Joly West Guyanese Hospital Centre

In December 2017, Caisse des Dépôts granted a loan of €17.5mn from savings funds to new Franck Joly West Guyanese Hospital (CHOG) located in Saint-Laurent du Maroni, bringing the total amount granted by Caisse des Dépôts to €47.5mn, which partners AFD* on this project.

Medical-social sector and solidarity

Les travaux au nouveau CHOG Franck Joly

The financing plan signed in December 2017 provides for three successive releases of funds; in February, March and April 2018.


The new facility, which has been eagerly awaited by inhabitants, should meet the pressing needs of a territory undergoing unprecedented demographic growth. Relocation of medical staff is planned for June 2018.


* French Agency for Development

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