44457-012: Rural Finance Expansion
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
This TA focuses on supporting the Government s and the central bank of Afghanistan s (DAB Da Afghanistan Bank) efforts to expand Islamic finance. As DAB is the primary counterpart, the primary effort will be to support DAB in its work program to improve the Islamic finance regulatory regime. Further, a number of tailored capacity building trainings will be provided to ensure DAB s staff are well grounded in technical, regulatory and commercial principles of Islamic finance. Also, to ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7983
|Approval Date||14 Dec 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500|
|Geographical Location||Kabul, Afghanistan|
Public sector management
Banking systems and nonbank financial institutions
Economic affairs management
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
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