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

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


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
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


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