34320-012: Rural Finance Sector Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the TA is to prepare a project to support the Government's efforts to reduce poverty and promote private sector investments - rural and agro-based enterprises. The TA will assist the Government in creating an enabling policy environment for sustainable rural finance and identify and introduce institutional reforms essential to improve the supply of sustainable rural financial services to the rural areas. The scope of the TA will include: (i) examination of the need and ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 34320-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 3707
Approval Date 24 Aug 2001
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 550
Geographical Location Rural areas
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Maurice A. De Alwis
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka
Mrs. C. K. Nanayakkara, Director

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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