On February 20 – 22, 2012, members of the Asia region of SEEP’s Social Performance Working Group for Associations will meet in Bangkok to participate in a training on CERISE’s Social Performance…Continue
Started Feb 6, 2012
Microcredit Summit CampaignThe Microcredit Summit Campaign has been working on developing a type of social performance certification called the "Seal of Excellence." They have developed a draft…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Sabina Rogers Mar 17, 2011.
In Andhra Pradesh, two factors behind the crisis were that clients were over-indebted and MFIs were employing coercive collections practices which led multiple deaths and stifling government…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by IBIKUNLE LANIYAN Mar 8, 2011.
The African Microfinance Transparency Forum (AMT) is relocating its secretariat to the African continent in 2011. We are inviting organisations, associations or other institutions based in Africa to apply to host, and/or manage the AMT Secretariat.
AMT is a network based association and currently has 47 MFI members from 22 African countries as well as the 4 specialised rating agencies active on the continent.
For more information, please click on the…Continue
Posted on June 13, 2011 at 9:35am
ATTF and ADA are proud to present a special training workshop dedicated tosimulation of Microfinance activities in MFIs. The objective of the workshop is to give theparticipants an overall overview of the Microfinance simulation game - SIMFI, created jointly byADA, ATTF and Stachanov, and how to make financial decisions based on major risks and keychange drivers in MFI.
The target participants are Microfinance Training Centers or consultancy firms, whichcould be interested to…Continue
Posted on June 13, 2011 at 9:30am — 1 Comment
Posted on April 4, 2011 at 2:41pm — 3 Comments
(Versión en español abajo./ Spanish version below.)
What should a loan officer do if a client offers him a small gift of appreciation? What should a cashier do if she sees the branch manager let a friend into the back office after closing time?
Frontline staff face ethical questions on a daily basis—and usually the answers aren’t simple. To uphold high …
Posted on April 1, 2011 at 12:06pm