The Asian Development Bank has approved the following project:


The project will support microfinance lenders to provide credit for household energy efficiency improvements, with a focus on women clients. Clean, green technologies like energy efficient stoves, solar water heaters and other products are needed to help the country tackle energy challenges that include lengthy power outages in some areas in winter.


$10 million grant from ADB's concessionary Asian Development Fund. Administration of $750,000 equivalent grant from the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction.

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