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For additional information, queries or complaints, please contact Mr. Khalil Attieh, Mr. Jeoffrey Karaa or Mr. Nadim Khreiss

by phone at 01/340992 or 70/182926 or by email at [email protected].

B5 In Numbers
Grants to MSEs
  • Applications Received

    2,177

  • Grants Approved

    1,848

  • Approved Amount

    $8.7M

  • Grants Disbursed

    $6.7M

Applications
Applications Received
Applications Status
Applications From Female Owned or Led MSEs
(out of total applications receieved)

27%

Through MFI
460
Through Kafalat
128
Applications From Persons with Disability Owned or Led MSEs
(out of total applications receieved)

15

Applications Received by Zones
Average Number of Employees per MSE
(total and segregate MFIs and Kafalat)
2
Through MFI

1

Through Kafalat

8

Average Recovery Needs Reported by MSEs
(total and segregate MFIs and Kafalat)
$17.4K
Through MFI

$5.3K

Through Kafalat

$81.1K

Grants
Grants Approved
(out of total applications received)

1,848
out of 2,177

Through MFI

1,561

Through Kafalat

287

Average Grants Size

$4.7K

Through MFI

$3.4K

Through Kafalat

$11.7K

Approved Grants to Female Owned or Led MSEs
(out of Total Approved Grants)

27%

Through MFI

384

Through Kafalat

110

Approved Grants To Persons with Disability Owned or Led MSEs
(out of Total Approved Grants)

1%

Through MFI

10

Through Kafalat

5

Grants by Sector
Tourism
142
Industry
74
Handicrafts
42
Information Technology
22
Trade
764
Professions
804
Grants by Legal Form of Business
Grants by Type

The B5 Fund is a $25 million Fund, financed by the Lebanese Financing facility (LFF), a multi-donor trust fund established in December 2020, and managed by the World Bank. The Fund aims to pool grant resources and strengthen the coherence and coordination of financing in support of the immediate socio-economic recovery of vulnerable people and businesses impacted by the Port of Beirut explosion of August 4, 2020.

CONTACT US

For additional information, queries or complaints, please contact Mr. Khalil Attieh, Mr. Jeoffrey Karaa or Mr. Nadim Khreiss

by phone at 01/340992 or 70/182926 or by email at [email protected] and [email protected].

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