India: Rural Finance Sector Restructuring and Development

Sovereign Project | 36343-022 Status: Closed

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Project Name Rural Finance Sector Restructuring and Development
Project Number 36343-022
Country India
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4247-IND: Rural Finance Sector Restructuring and Development
ATF - DFID-United Kingdom US$ 1.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Inclusive finance

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 India

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

The consulting services required under the TA consist of 6 person-months of international and 149 person-months of domestic consulting services. The RF and MF sector specialist (domestic) will be the team leader and will be assisted by a deputy team leader (international, 3 person-months), financial and economic analyst, and social and poverty specialist in coordination and consolidation of the outputs of the teams of experts constituted for the 5 TA components. Consulting services will be provided by an international consulting firm, which will provide both international and domestic consultants. The TA consultant will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for engaging domestic consultants. For selecting the consulting firm, the quality and cost based selection method with simplified technical proposals will be used.

Deadline for the submission of EOIs: 15 Nov 2003

Procurement tbd

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Vivek Rao
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance (Old)


Concept Clearance 30 Apr 2003
Fact Finding 20 Feb 2003 to 28 Feb 2003
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 08 Nov 2007
Last PDS Update 24 Jan 2007

TA 4247-IND

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2003 03 Mar 2004 03 Mar 2004 31 Jul 2004 30 Apr 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,000,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,000,000.00 12 Dec 2003 937,052.07

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