33040-013: Microfinance Systems Development Program (Policy Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the project is to establish a regulated microfinance market in which micro and small enterprises (MSEs) and poor households have access to financial products provided through sustainable MFIs. The components include: (i) adopting a strategy and policy to develop the microfinance sector; (ii) developing an effective legal and regulatory environment for microfinance; and (iii) establishing institutions to oversee the development of microfinance. Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 33040-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2000
Approval Date 26 Jun 2003
Closing Date 12 Dec 2006
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 93,000

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Aelim Chi
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
National Bank of Tajikistan

PDS Creation Date
05 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
16 Apr 2010