42007-014: Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will enable women' s small businesses and rural small businesses to grow, develop, expand, compete, and play a greater income-generating role in Uzbekistan. Through this financial intermediation loan, participating commercial banks (PCBs) will provide subloans to small businesses. At least 30% of the subloans will be to women s small businesses and at least 50% will be to small businesses outside the city of Tashkent. The project will be supported by TA to strengthen PCBs ... Read More

Country Uzbekistan
Project Number 42007-014
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 3043
TA No. 8480
Approval Date 01 Oct 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 50,500
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Inclusive finance
Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI-C
Indigenous People: FI-C

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