India: Projects and Results
Latest Project Results and Case Studies
India: Janalakshmi Financial ServicesAn ADB debt facility of up to $150 million (in Indian rupee equivalent) to Janalakshmi Financial Services will be used to finance microfinance loans to women customers and micro and small enterprises. Up to 5% of the loan will be for building and improving sanitation facilities throughout India.
Clean Water, Improved Sanitation Key to Kolkata’s FutureIndia’s third-largest economic center has health, investment, and jobs in its sights as it works toward 24/7 access to water for all.
India and ADB: A Broad Partnership Sets Priorities for the New MillenniumSince its first loan to India in 1986, ADB has contributed to the country’s transformation through support in areas including infrastructure development, finance sector reform, agriculture and clean energy.
In India, an Innovative School Looks for Teachers Close to HomeThe Hippocampus Learning Centers in India have inspired children while creating work opportunities for women in local communities.
Private Schools Only for the Privileged? Not in Southern IndiaThe Hippocampus Learning Center is helping elementary school and kindergarten students from poor families in India move away from rote learning often offered at public schools.
Hippocampus Rural Education ProjectAn ADB-supported project will help increase access to affordable kindergarten and after-school programs for children in rural India.
Equity Investment in Asia Environmental Partners IIAsia Environmental Partners II is a $300 million regional fund focused on growth opportunities in renewable energy, waste management and recycling services, water management, energy efficiency, pollution control, and low-carbon consumer products in the People’s Republic of China, India, and Southeast Asia.
Strengthening Rural Financial Inclusion and Farmer Access to Markets in IndiaThe current level of commercial bank lending to agriculture in India remains inadequate and limited access to finance for the rural population constrains their ability to undertake critical investments to improve yields and income. ADB assistance will help improve access to finance for small farmers and low-income women and their families in rural India.
Investing in Solar Power Projects in IndiaADB’s support for India’s pioneering private sector solar power developer, the ACME group,will help break down barriers for more private sector investment, including foreign direct investment, in clean energy infrastructure.
Akay Flavours & Aromatics: Why We Work with ADBADB is investing $16.5 million in Akay, an Indian spice company that engages directly with farmers and buyers, opening up income opportunities for poor farmers.
- MFF - North East Region Urban Sector Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)
- MFF - North East Region Urban Sector Development Investment Program (Subproject 1)
- Bangalore Cluster City Development Investment Program
- Tamil Nadu Industrial Connectivity Project
- Tamil Nadu Urban Flagship Investment Program (MFF-Facility)
- Capacity Building of the Aid Accounts and Audit Division of the Ministry of Finance
- Assam Urban Infrastructure Investment Program - Tranche 2
- Railway Sector Investment Program - Tranche 3
- Enhancing Capacity of State Utilities in Preparing Energy Sector Projects
- Karnataka State Highways Improvement III Project