Uzbekistan: Small Business Finance Project

Sovereign Project | 42007-018 Status:

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Project Name Small Business Finance Project
Project Number 42007-018
Country Uzbekistan
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan: Small Business Finance Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 100.00 million
TA: Small Business Finance Project
Financial Sector Development Partnership Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance - Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects Safeguards due diligence for environment, indigenous people, and involuntary settlement will be carried out during fact-finding. PFIs' environmental and social management systems (ESMS) will be reviewed and any needed capacity building in this area will be structured. Recommendations will be identified to ensure that ADB safeguards requirements are met.
Involuntary Resettlement No impact is expected
Indigenous Peoples No impact is expected
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
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During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Consulting services will include the engagement of the secured transactions/legal expert, MSE finance experts, and Gender expert.
Procurement A capacity building technical assistance, estimated to cost $1,000,000 aims to (i) improve policy and regulatory framework for MSE access to finance; (ii) strengthen capacity of PCBs in lending to rural and women's MSEs; and (iii) enhance entrepreneurial skills and financial literacy of rural and women's MSMEs.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Aliya Mukhamedyarova
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
5 Mustaqiliik Square
Tashkent 100008
Republic of Uzbekistan

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 30 Mar 2016

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