33084-012: Rural Finance Development (Cluster TA)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the proposed TA cluster is to develop a sustainable market-oriented rural financial system to serve a larger segment of the market. The scope of the TA includes five subprojects (i) building awareness and understanding on rural finance; (ii) Agricultural Promotion Bank (APB) diagnostic study; (iii) building the capacity of Bank of Lao PDR (BOL) for rural finance development; (iv) pilot testing of reforms and alternative institutional modalities; and (v) institutional reforms ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 33084-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3413
Approval Date 09 Mar 2000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Microfinance


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