36075-023: Rural Finance Sector Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Rural Finance Sector Development Program (RFSDP) has been designed to assist the Government in accelerating rural economic growth by addressing key constraints in RF. The goal is to ensure permanent access to institutional financial services for a majority of rural households at minimal transaction cost. The objective is to establish a sustainable RF system for providing affordable financial services with emphasis on middle and lower segments of the RF markets. Increased financial ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 36075-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1988
Approval Date 20 Dec 2002
Closing Date 17 Jul 2009
Geographical Location Pakistan
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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