Rural and Peri-Urban Housing Finance Project 1-(2017-2018)

Brief Summary
The Project’s aim is to contribute to the country’s efforts towards improving the living standard of rural and peri-urban population through housing finance and sustaining the cultivable agricultural land in Bangladesh. The Project main development objectives are to: (i) expand access to affordable and improved housing finance for constructing sustainable dwellings with the necessary basic services; and (ii) preserve cultivable agricultural land by bringing together scattered dwellers under common multi-storied shelters. Through this project, IDB will also introduce Shariah compliant house financing product for the partner agency, which can be replicated by other housing financing provider in Bangladesh.
Water, Sanitation & Urban
Project cost
Project Status
Start date
2 April 2018
End date
9 July 2020