Regional: Legal Empowerment for Women and Disadvantaged Groups

Sovereign Project | 38565-012


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Project Name Legal Empowerment for Women and Disadvantaged Groups
Project Number 38565-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6248-REG: Legal Empowerment for Women and Disadvantaged Groups
Poverty Reduction Fund US$ 550,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Public sector management - Law and judiciary

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Gender equity
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 Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Francesco A. Tornieri
Responsible ADB Department SDCC
Responsible ADB Division SDGG
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Concept Clearance 26 Dec 2004
Fact Finding 17 Oct 2004 to 12 Nov 2004
Approval 19 Jul 2005
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 25 Oct 2007
Last PDS Update 05 May 2008

TA 6248-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
19 Jul 2005 - 19 Jul 2005 30 Apr 2007 31 Dec 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 550,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 550,000.00 19 Jul 2005 537,939.86

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