40539-012: Improving Livelihoods of Rural Women through Development of Handicrafts Industry

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Description

The grant development objective is to improve the livelihoods of rural women in the Kyrgyz Republic by developing the handicraft industry. The specific objective is to increase income and job opportunities for poor women in selected rural areas by improving productivity, diversification, and products quality while establishing efficient marketing services and facilities. The Project will help organize the existing, mostly informal, handicraft centers in rural areas, improve quality and diversify... Read More

Country Kyrgyz Republic
Project Number 40539-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9104
Approval Date 17 Jan 2007
Closing Date 15 Nov 2010
Geographical Location Naryn, Issyk-Kul, Talas, Batken, Osh, Djalalabat oblasts
Sector / Subsector Classification Industry and trade
/ Small and Medium Enterprise Development

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rie Hiraoka
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Kyrgyz Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Foreign Trade and Industry
Turusbek Mamashov

PDS Creation Date
08 Dec 2007

Last PDS Update
24 Oct 2011

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