33167-013: Small Business Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Consistent with the strategic objectives of the Government, as elaborated in SES, the project goal will be "income and employment generation in the MSE sector." The proposed Project will have two parallel, but integrated objectives: (1) micro and small enterprise growth through improved availability of financial services, and (2) micro and small enterprise growth through improved access to business development support services. The following five broad components are proposed for the ... Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 33167-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1785
Approval Date 21 Nov 2000
Closing Date 30 Jun 2009
Geographical Location Islands of Upuli and Savaii
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and Medium Enterprise Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

Results Delivered

Microfinance loan accounts opened / end borrowers reached (number) 681
Small and medium-sized enterprise loan accounts opened or end borrowers reached (number) 853

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
Maria Melei
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Treasury Department
Ms Hinauri Petana

PDS Creation Date
27 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
01 May 2009