45230-001: Women's Entrepreneurship Support Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The program comprises an integrated approach to enable women entrepreneurs and micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Armenia to play a greater role in economic development. The program has two components: (i) a policy-based loan to help fund budget allocations to strengthen the business environment and the Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development National Center (SME DNC) of Armenia and its support for women entrepreneurs and MSMEs; and (ii) a financial intermediation ... Read More

Country Armenia
Project Number 45230-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8200
Loan No. 2923
Loan No. 2922
Approval Date 25 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 40,600
Geographical Location National
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance sector development
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 1: Gender equity (GEN)
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI-C
Indigenous People: FI-C

 

Project Data Sheets (PDS) contain summary information on the project or program. Because the PDS is a work in progress, some information may not be included in its initial version but will be added as it becomes available. Information about proposed projects is tentative and indicative.

The Public Communications Policy (PCP) recognizes that transparency and accountability are essential to development effectiveness. It establishes the disclosure requirements for documents and information ADB produces or requires to be produced.

The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.

In preparing any country program or strategy, financing any project, or by making any designation of, or reference to, a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Asian Development Bank does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.

View the latest procurement notices for Goods, Works and Related Services, or Consulting Services.