Poorest States Inclusive Growth Programme (PSIG)
(Financial Inclusion and Women Empowerment)
|SIDBI is implementing the PSIG programme funded by UKAid through Department for International Development (DFID), UK. The programme aims to ensure poor and vulnerable people in low income states (especially women) benefit from economic growth through better access to financial services. This project will ensure that 12 million poor households are reached with financial services and over 5 million women clients testify improvements in social status and mobility.
PSIG is expected to leverage private sector financial and technical resources to reach up to 12 million direct and indirect Programme participants in 4 states of UP, MP, Bihar and Odisha. The programme duration is 6 year starting from April 2012-March 2018, extendable upto 1 year i.e. March 2019.