Project Name Microfinance Sector Development Program
Project Number 29229-013
Country Pakistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1805-PAK: Microfinance Sector Development Program
Asian Development Fund US$ 70.00 million
Loan 1806-PAK: Microfinance Sector Development Project (formerly Rural Microfinance)
Asian Development Fund US$ 80.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Inclusive finance

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Ashok Sharma
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Pakistan Poverty Alleviaiton Fund
6A Park Road, F-8/2
Islamabad, Pakistan
Concept Clearance 09 Jul 1996
Fact Finding 05 Jun 2000 to 23 Jun 2000
MRM 27 Jul 2000
Approval 13 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 16 Oct 2007

LoanĀ 1805-PAK

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 95.20 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 70.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 25.20 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

LoanĀ 1806-PAK

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
13 Dec 2000 06 Feb 2001 09 Feb 2001 30 Jun 2007 - 22 Apr 2008
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 115.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 80.00 13 Dec 2000 8.94 0.00 80%
Counterpart 35.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 13 Dec 2000 11.19 0.00 100%

This project data sheet was generated from on 07 October 2015