Under this project EBRD provide a senior loan to Arvand Bank under the Financial Intermediary Framework-Central Asian Women in Business (FIF - CA WiB) programme for on-lending to women-led micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).
The project objective is to promote and support women entrepreneurship in Tajikistan.
This support is mostly focused on:
Women's participation in business by assisting women-led MSMEs to access finance,
Know-how and advice, particularly in the regions of the country.
Arvand was transformed from an MFI into bank in September 2019 and currently operates as a fully-fledged universal commercial bank, offering a full range of banking services, primarily to retail segment. As of end 2020 Arvand Bank was the seventh-largest bank by assets and fifth in terms of loan book in Tajikistan. Arvand bank is a longstanding EBRD partner bank serving around 39,000 borrowers and 49,000 deposit customers through 8 branches and 63 customer service outlets across Tajikistan as of end 2020. The relationship between EBRD and Arvand began in 2006, and since then comprised 11 projects in the total amount of USD 13.5m.
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COMPANY CONTACT INFORMATION
Gulnora Yakubovagulnora.email@example.com+992 44 600 14 00www.arvand.tjCJSC Bank Arvand
1A Somoni Avenue
Republic of Tajikistan
ACCESS TO INFORMATION
You can request information by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org or by using this electronic form: https://www.ebrd.com/eform/information-request
ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF EBRD
The Project Complaint Mechanism (PCM) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who have been or are likely to be adversely affected by an European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the PCM, it may assess compliance with EBRD's own policies and procedures to prevent harm to the environment or communities or it may assist you in resolving the problem that led to the complaint through a dialogue with those implementing the project. Additionally, the PCM has the authority to recommend a project be suspended in the event that harm is imminent.
You can contact the PCM at: email@example.com or you can submit a complaint online using an online form at: http://www.ebrd.com/eform/pcm/complaint_form?language=en
You can learn more about the PCM and how to file a complaint at: http://www.ebrd.com/work-with-us/project-finance/project-complaint-mechanism.html