micro-finance

Job opportunities from HOPE International network

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HOPE International is a network of international micro-finance organisations working to break the poverty cycle through financial services and mentoring.

Integra — SME Loan Fund

Sudan SME load fund

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Integra’s SME fund in South Sudan provides risk capital and technical assistance for start up SMEs.

Micro-Insurance

Micro-Insurance

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In the last decade, micro-insurance (MI), has become an effective tool in poverty alleviation by giving poor people access to adequate risk-management tools. These articles give a good introduction to the field.

eNews April 2011

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This month’s eNews, including updates about upcoming events, new ways to get involved, investment opportunities, and a number of resources and articles.

Micro-insurance articles

Micro-insurance

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In the last decade, micro-insurance (MI), has become an effective tool in poverty alleviation by giving poor people access to adequate risk-management tools. These 3 articles give a good introduction to the field.

Small Loans & Business Training

Small Loans and Business Training, Mongolia

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The MINA micro-finance organisation enables poor [primarily female] people in Mongolia to borrow to start a business to provide food, clothing, housing and education for their family by establishing a loan fund.

Microfinance Programme

Microfinance Lebanon

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Post-war of July/August 2006; many local small businesses (micro-enterprises) were badly affected by the US$ billions of infrastructural damage the south of the country suffered. MRDS-Lebanon, an NGO providing an integrated microfinance (MF) programme, offers both micro/small-loans as well as business-training.