45273-002: Supporting Brick Sector Development Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


An ADB sovereign loan in the amount of $50 million complements this government initiative by providing targeted finance (through a credit facility) to build up initial energy efficient brick kiln replacement capacity and help facilitate the phase-out of FCKs. The proposed TA will complement the ADB credit facility by supporting a comprehensive brick sector development program. It will help promote market awareness and generate demand for funds (to construct energy efficient kilns), provide ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 45273-002
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8197
Approval Date 22 Oct 2012
Sector Energy
Industry and trade
Subsector Energy efficiency and conservation
Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Small and medium enterprise development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)

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