41671-022: Developing Inclusive Insurance Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will support the development of the microinsurance sector, with microfinance NGOs as key stakeholders. The objective of the grant Project is to protect the livelihoods of poor households, especially women, from risks such as accidents, illness, theft, or natural disasters-to secure their welfare and productive or nonproductive assets through the development of low-cost inclusive insurance services (microinsurance). The Project has four components: (i) Component A: Market ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 41671-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9129
Approval Date 27 Jan 2009
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Finance
Subsector Insurance and contractual savings
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Gender equity as a theme
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Natalie D. Bertsch
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

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

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Mr. Saifuddin Ahmed

PDS Creation Date
19 Jan 2010

Last PDS Update
22 Jul 2014