Current Projects

Digital Bootcamp Labs

Are you in the process of building your online presence and facing challenges? Would you like to make  the most of existing online marketing opportunities? Join our hands-on-experience Bootcamp Labs! For Microfinance Professionals The Bootcamp Labs are designed for Microfinance Professionals that are undertaking a challenge of building a solid online presence of their organizations and who would like to ...

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Leaders in Digital Era

#LiDE is a series of webinars that aim at equipping leaders in microfinance institutions with the necessary skills and understanding of tools to effectively lead a team in digital world.   The idea was developed based on lessons learnt from the Digital Literacy Bootcamp  devoted to digital transformation in microfinance.  The webinars help microfinance leaders in building the always winning team, by:  [Track ...

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Digital Literacy Bootcamp – На русском

#DigLitBootcamp это онлайн-курс направлен на создание прочной основы для процессов цифровой трансформации в МФО, через использование базовых навыков, знаний и возможностей, связанных с цифровизацией, среди персонала и руководства МФО. Обсуждаемые темы включают выбор лучших онлайн-каналов для привлечения клиентов, разумные инвестиции в цифровой маркетинг, развитие контент-маркетинга, работу с кредитным рейтингом для цифрового кредитования и многое другое. Наши эксперты — это руководители высокого уровня, международные консультанты и успешные ...

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Microfinance Centre’s Webinars to Help You Cope with COVID-19 Effects – Business in Pandemic

On this webpage you can find information about webinars dedicated to help you go through the difficult time of pandemic. IMPACT OF COVID19 PANDEMIC ON THE MICROFINANCE SECTOR IN EUROPE – WEBINARS AND RESEARCH PAPER WEBINARS’ RECORDINGS (ENGLISH) – HOW TO BUILD A CORPORATE IMMUNE SYSTEM IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 WEBINARS OF THE SERIES IN RUSSIAN DESCRIPTIONS OF THE CONTENT ...

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LETS SAVEE

LEarning, Teaming up and Saving – SAVing groups for Employabiliy and Empowerment, in other words LETS SAVEE, is a new project which MFC is coordinating. The project aims at exploring the potential of saving groups in the European countries context, for improving low income and marginalized group entrepreneurial skills and access to finance. In the current European context, poverty and ...

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Digital Literacy Bootcamp

Being present online is a must for microfinance institutions. However, a big question is how to do it effectively to ensure an institution’s visibility to the customers they want to attract? The #DigLit Bootcamp aims at building strong foundation for digital transformation processes in MFIs by targeting basic skills, knowledge and capabilities related to digitalisation among MFI staff and management.The ...

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Financial Health of Microenterprises

Project background Financial health is more than a simple metric of business success (e.g. profitability, secure cash flow, growth potential, etc.) Financial health is achieved when daily systems help build resilience and pursue opportunities. It includes the ability to meet financial obligations (e.g. bills, taxes, payroll) and  maximize the collectability of sales; access to funds to weather financial storms; and ...

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Microfinance Client Digital Financial Service Readiness

Project background For financial institutions, introducing new technological solutions to digitalize the customer experience is the hot new trend. While for many clients, this means a higher quality of interactions with the financial institution (in terms of time and effort), for others it is an unwelcome change. It is crucial for each financial institution to understand their own clients’ digital ...

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EaSI Technical Assistance to the European Microcredit Sector

Project description The European Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (henceforth “EaSI”) Technical Assistance will continue under the direct management of the European Commission – Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion. The EaSI Technical Assistance services support public and private financial intermediaries of the microfinance sector in Europe with a wide range of activities aimed at increasing the quality of ...

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5th European Microfinance Day: Empowering tomorrow’s entrepreneurs

The European Microfinance Day was launched in 2015 as a tool to highlight the impact of the microfinance sector in Europe from a social and an economic perspective. The main objectives of the European Microfinance Day are: To raise awareness among European citizens on the existence of microfinance and on its value to fight unemployment and social exclusion. To draw ...

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