35011-012: Microfinance Outreach Initiatives of the Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest (formerly Poverty Outreach Initiatives at the CGAP)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the TA will be to strengthen the capacity of microfinance institutions in the Asian and Pacific Region to develop sustainable microfinance services. This TA is consistent with ADB's microfinance development strategy.The scope of the TA will include three interrelated activities. These are: (i) case studies and action research on innovative ways of reaching the poorer households with microfinance services; (ii) support selected microfinance institutions to develop ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 35011-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 5984
Approval Date 17 Apr 2001
Geographical Location Bangladesh, Cambodia and India
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Nimal A. Fernando
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Responsible ADB Department
Regional and Sustainable Development Department

Responsible ADB Divisions

Executing Agencies
Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest
CGAP Secretariat