Project Name Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Project Number 33246-012
Country Sri Lanka
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 3578-SRI: Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Japan Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
TA 3578-SRI: Small and Medium Enterprise Development (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Small and medium enterprise development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
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 C
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
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services International consultants will provide a total of 9 person-months of consulting services and will include experts from the fields of SME business management, finance, institutional development, industry policy, and IT. Domestic consultants will provide 10 person-months of services in the areas of SME business service provision, and finance and banking, industry policy and law, and IT.
Procurement None.
Responsible ADB Officer Rainer Hartel
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance and Planning
P.O. Box 277
The Secretariat Building, Colombo 1
Sri Lanka
Concept Clearance 17 Mar 2000
Fact Finding 15 Aug 2000 to 21 Aug 2000
Approval 11 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Jan 2007

TA 3578-SRI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2000 01 Jan 2001 01 Jan 2001 30 Jun 2001 01 Dec 2002 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 11 Dec 2000 554,384.13

This project data sheet was generated from on 26 November 2015