36169-022: Rural Finance Sector Development Cluster Program (Subprogram 1)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To assist the Government in accelerating rural economic growth by addressing key constraints in Rural Finance (RF). The program goals are to ensure permanent access to institutional financial services for a majority of rural households at minimal transaction cost and to promote private sector led rural growth. The specific objective is to develop a sustainable RF system for providing affordable services, primarily to the middle and lower segments of the RF markets for a significant income ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 36169-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 0059
Approval Date 26 Oct 2006
Closing Date 21 Sep 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 8,700
Geographical Location Whole country
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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