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Social Innovation Hackathon – EU Commission Calls for Challenge Owners (deadline 18 May)

  We want to help you solve your circular economy challenges! Business4Change is a 2-day Hackathon and initiative of the European Commission to be held on 16-17 November in Brussels, Belgium. The focus of the Hackathon is to help businesses like yours with their transition to the circular economy. Teams of young innovators will use social innovation and new business models ...

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Your Mobile Brand Experience – Becoming Clients’ Friend and Advisor Through Mobile Presence #DigLitBootcamp

Your Mobile Brand Experience – Becoming Clients’ Friend and Advisor Through Mobile Presence [track 1] 12 May 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE Talking about digitalisation since at least 10 years, many companies and brands haven’t noticed that the human experience simply got mobile in so many aspects of our lives. In this webinar, we are presenting ...

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WATCH: Financial Planning and Modelling – the EaSI Technical Assistance Webinar

The Microfinance Centre with support of The European Union is offering a webinar to microfinance institutions (MFI) interested in building a flexible financial plan, as well as a long-term strategic model to ensure their preparedness for future market crises and opportunities. The session will take place on 29 April. This is the sixth webinar in the series “How to build ...

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GoogleAds Basics – How to Get it Right? #DigLitBootcamp

GoogleAds basics – how to get it right? [track 2] 19 May 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE GoogleAds is the most accesible and basic form of online advertising. The webinar presents the basic principles of using GoogleAds, that will help you optimise your investment into online marketing. We are listing types of ads in Google inventory ...

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WATCH: Risk management for Beginners and Back-up staff – an EaSI Technical Assistance Webinar

Microfinance Centre with support of The European Union is offering a webinar for microfinance institutions (MFI) interested in preparing both their permanent staff and volunteers to efficiently recognize and manage risks both in the current pandemic situation, as well as in the future. The session will take place on 23 April.   This is the fourth webinar in the series “How ...

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Join the EaSI Technical Assistance webinar on non-financial services for female MSME clients

The European Union is offering a webinar for microfinance institutions (MFI) about the type of business support services their women clients could be interested in, and how to best complement MFI’s financial product with services. The webinar will take place on 28 April 2020. Gender finance is a complex topic that requires not only technical knowledge, but also an understanding ...

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INVITATION: MAGNET’s Thematic Network Forum on Female & Youth Migrant Entrepreneurship 27 April 2020

INVITATION online forum on Female Migrant Entrepreneurship April 27th 2020 MAGNET’s fourth network forum addresses the untapped potential of migrant women as entrepreneurs, related challenges and needs. Additionally, we will focus on the following issues raised by the Coronavirus spread: How do (female) migrant entrepreneurs adapt to the current situation? How can service providers support the resilience of (female) migrant businesses ...

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Leveraging Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in Microfinance #DigLitBootcamp

Leveraging Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in microfinance 5 May 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE Robots are no longer about the future. A quiet revolution has been happening for years. More and more intelligent machines and industrial robots are capable of performing routine tasks faster and more efficiently than humans; as a result, they replace millions of ...

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SEO for Microfinance – optimise for success! #DigLitBootcamp (23 June)

SEO for Microfinance – optimise for success! 23 June 2020, Tuesday 11:00-12:00, (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE SEO is one of the best long-term client acquisition strategies to ensure sustainable growth of your business. Both SEO and the user experience go hand in hand. Headings and easy navigation allow both users and search engines to find information and understand your ...

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Webinars, Technical Assistance & More – Crisis Response by BFC, an MFC Member

  Microfinance Centre’s Member, Business & Finance Consulting (BFC) has designed a number of products and tools to assist businesses cope with Covid-19 crisis consequences. COVID-19 crisis technical assistance response package offers advice and expertise to support financial institutions and their clients during these challenging times. A series of free Ask BFC webinars are provided every second Thursday of the month. Podcasts ...

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