33040-023: Microfinance Systems Development Project (Investment Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the project is to expand the outreach and sustainability of microfinance institutions that serve micro- and small enterprises (MSEs) and poor households by transforming unregulated credit programs into licensed, regulated financial institutions. The scope has four components: (i) legal and regulatory framework; (ii) establishment of MFIs; (iii) institutional strengthening of the National Bank of Tajikistan (NBT) and MFIs; and (iv) project management. Read More

Country Tajikistan
Project Number 33040-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2001
Approval Date 26 Jun 2003
Closing Date 17 Oct 2008
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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