41671-022: Developing Inclusive Insurance Sector Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The Project will support the development of the microinsurance sector, with microfinance NGOs as key stakeholders. The objective of the grant Project is to protect the livelihoods of poor households, especially women, from risks such as accidents, illness, theft, or natural disasters-to secure their welfare and productive or nonproductive assets through the development of low-cost inclusive insurance services (microinsurance). The Project has four components: (i) Component A: Market ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 41671-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 9129
Approval Date 27 Jan 2009
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Finance
Subsector Insurance and contractual savings
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

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