46536-001: Microfinance Sector Development

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Description

The TA will assist the government to develop a financial inclusion policy and strategy, enhance regulatory rules and practices to support the strategy, and improve the availability of financial inclusion data. It is expected that this policy work will enable and potentially attract strategic investments in new services such as payments, saving products, microinsurance, and new delivery mechanisms for these services such as branchless banking. Read More

Country Azerbaijan
Project Number 46536-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8621
Approval Date 21 Feb 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300
Geographical Location Baku
Sector Finance
Subsector Finance sector development
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)

 

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