Mapping of Microfinance Sector for Access to Financial Services Project – WB


Funding Agency/Client: The World Bank
Date:  August 2007 – April 2008

The main purpose of the assignment was to develop a comprehensive mapping of microfinance sector which included regional development banks, microfinance institutions, financial NGOs, and cooperatives. The output of this assignment would provide basis for Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) to finalize the microfinance policy and the design of the new legal/ regulatory and supervisory framework for the microfinance sector identifying an indicator for regulation and supervision.

Key Activities:

  • Developing questionnaires with World Bank Team;
  • Developing Census frame;
  • Training;
  • Field Survey;
  • Creation of GIS database and GIS interface;
  • Map printing;

Overall Services provided by firm:

Overall Project Management and coordination, Training, Manual preparation, Monitoring Survey, Preparing final report.