43566-013: Inclusive Micro, Small, and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Asian Development Bank initiated the Private Sector Development Project (PSDP) loan in 2008 which was intended to develop and expand the micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprise (MSME) subsector leading to broad-based, private sector-led, and sustainable inclusive growth. Being an ADB initiative, MSME development was a part of the development strategy for Maldives under the 7th National Plan 2006-2010. The impact of the project is expected to be inclusive and broad-based MSME sector. ... Read More

Country Maldives
Project Number 43566-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Grant No. 0290
Loan No. 2867
Loan No. -
Approval Date 25 May 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 7,360
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Small and medium enterprise development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
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

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