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MFI in social media: good practice in BCRS #DigLitBootcamp

MFI in social media: good practice in BCRS [track 2]  17 March 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) WATCH THE WEBINAR AND FILL IN THE TEST – below How can your MFI use social media for new clients on-boarding or engaging with existing clients? This webinar will discuss the experience of BCRS from UK in using Twitter and LinkedIn to ...

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#DigLitBootcamp: Digital Capabilities for MFIs, an EaSI Technical Assistance Webinar

The European Union offered a webinar for microfinance institutions (MFI) interested in learning the key digital competencies they need to develop in order to succeed in the changing technological environment. TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE The webinar, held on 10 March, is part of a series on digitalisation for microfinance institutions at the start of their technological journey. It focused on the ...

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MFC at EaSI Technical Assistance for Microfinance Workshop on the role of Regional Microfinance Associations in Romania

The European Union is offering a microfinance workshop under the EaSI Technical Assistance programme, taking place at Hotel Mercure Bucharest, Romania, on 12 March 2020. This is a follow-up workshop to another event organised in cooperation with the Romanian Microfinance Association, which took place in November 2019 and focused on a study [read :Benchmarking Microfinance in Romania, 2016-2018] Topic: The role ...

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Nine microfinance institutions awarded under the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision

On 13 February 2020, nine microfinance institutions were awarded the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision, a quality label that promotes best practices within the microfinance sector. At the first Code Steering Group meeting of the year, nine more microfinance institutions were awarded the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision (the “Code”). The Code provides a common set ...

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MFC-EMN Annual Conference Registration Already Open – Early Bird until 1st April

Registration is now open for the 2020 MFC-EMN Annual Conference! By registering now, you will benefit from our discounted early bird fee. This special fee will be available until 1st April. We also have group discounts and reduced rates for MFC and EMN members. Please note that participants to this year’s conference will have the possibility to book their accommodation at ...

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EaSI Technical Assistance Investment Readiness Training for Microfinance Institutions in Portugal

The investment training session is tailored to microfinance institutions and other stakeholders in the Portuguese microfinance sector. The European Union is offering an investment readiness training under the EaSI Technical Assistance programme tailored to microfinance institutions and other stakeholders in the Portuguese microfinance sector. The training will take place at the SANA Metropolitan Hotel in Lisbon, Portugal on 11 March 2020. This ...

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Work With Us! Finance and Administrative Manager Position Available at MFC

We are looking for a reliable, experienced and motivated candidate for the Finance and Administrative Manager position at Microfinance Centre (MFC). MFC is an international NGO (www.mfc.org.pl) and the leading social finance network uniting 113 institutions in Europe and Central Asia. We care for promoting fairness, inclusion, equality and responsible service. We are a small team of 9 highly motivated ...

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Welcome to Our New Member from Hungary – Almavirág Összefogás Értékteremtő Kereskedelmi Szociális Szövetkezet

We are happy to welcome our new member from Hungary – Almavirág Összefogás Értékteremtő  Kereskedelmi Szociális Szövetkezet!  Read below how they introduce themselves:       The cooperative has been founded in 2013 and is recognised as one of the key partners for achieving sustainable development goals in the region of Gyöngyös (Hungary) and its agglomeration regrouping 24 municipalities. All ...

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MFC Memeber NOA from Albania-Best Practice From The European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision

Since its establishment in 1998, NOA Sh.aAlbania (NOA) targets clients such as small businesses not served by banks in Albania. NOA is one of the largest microfinance institutions in the country, with 261 employees, 25 branches, 12,438 active clients and an outstanding loan portfolio of EUR 41m. With the support of EaSI Technical Assistance in 2017, NOA received a certificate ...

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Call for Candidatures to Host the 2021 MFC-EMN Annual Conference

Both networks will once again hold a joint MFC-EMN Annual Conference in 2021. For the selection of the conference partner and venue, MFC & EMN have decided to launch a call for candidatures to their members to receive proposals to host the next edition. This joint conference will build up on the success of the previous MFC-EMN Annual Conferences (2006 in Budapest ...

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