32490-012: Establishing the Framework for Sustainable Microfinance Operations

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will assist the Government in establishing the framework for sustainable micorfinance operations. Specifically, the TA will help the Government (i) undertake a preparatory study of DBBB, (ii) in drafting an omnibus microfinance legislation to provide a legal basis for any externally funded project or for a nongovernment organization (NGO) to function as a bank microfinance institution provided that it satisfies the criteria set forth in the legislation, (iii) develop an regulatory ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32490-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3078
Approval Date 29 Sep 1998
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance


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