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Join the first EaSI Technical Assistance Webinar on the Future of Agriculture and Its Investment Needs in Europe

The European Union is offering this webinar to representatives from microfinance institutions (MFI) about the demand for finance from the agriculture sector and how financial institutions can increase lending to agri-businesses. This session is first of a webinar series aiming to help microfinance institutions interested in exploring the investment needs in the agri-finance sector. The first webinar will explore the ...

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Watch Out for Monsters Under the Bed – How to Avoid Poor Online Office Communication || LiDE Webinar recording

Track 2: Digital teams Date: 11 March 2021 💡 Have you ever gotten an email that knocked you out for few minutes, keeping you wondering, who of your colleagues is an alien? Has a one sentence WhatsApp message from your boss raised your heart rate to dangerous levels? If yes, this webinar is for you. Working from home in times ...

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DIGITALIZE OR DIE [Interactive Session – 10th March] COVID19 vs Digitalization Series| EaSI Technical Assistance

MFC invites you to our special series of webinars featuring , & to learn and discuss! [Read about the whole series]   Webinar no 2 | DIGITALIZE OR DIE Date: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 at 11:00 (CET) Language: English Register here For many years now there has been a need for traditional financial institutions to face the challenge presented by ...

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#2020BWC Champion – Microinvest from Moldova – Shares Impressions from the Campaign

MFC Member from Moldova, Microinvest, wants to share with you their BWC activities report. In 2020 Microinvest thanks to their great involvement, enormous work and creative approach reached with Borrow Wisely communications  to 2 674 727 people ! We are very impressed and congratulate the whole team. Microinvest is also the only MFI from Moldova, which is taking part in ...

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Borrow Wisely Campaign 2020 Presenting Its Results, 2021 Edition Inviting You to Join!

[article regularly updated]   Last year’s BWC results are here for you to consult. The participants, assisted by MFC team, have done a tremendous job to adapt the Campaign to the pandemic reality. General outreach of the Campaign in 2020 You surely are curious of the overall outreach of #Borrow Wisely last year. The figures are terrific: overall BWC partners ...

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COVID-19 Crisis and Digitalization – Webinar Series | EaSI Technical Assistance

The European Union is offering this webinar to microfinance institutions (MFI) interested in exploring the impact of the pandemic on MSME oriented finance in Europe and what can be done to support FIs to transition into a post pandemic world.   What are the webinars about?  The first webinar will discuss the challenges that the practitioners are facing one year ...

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Contribute to Strengthening Human Resource Management in Microfinance

Are you serious about cultivating talent and protecting and benefiting their employees? Then you are invited to contribute to the research for MFIs to understand their current state of HR practice and gain insight into alternative approaches in talent management.   MFC together with the e-MFP Human Resources Action Group developed the comprehensive survey, which will take about 90 minutes – you will be asked to reflect on your current HRM ...

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Microfinance in Europe: Survey Report (2020 Edition)

This Survey Report presents a detailed snapshot of the microfinance sector up until the very beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, with information gathered in 2018-2019. However, based on additional data collected during the first semester of 2020, we were also able to produce a chapter on the preliminary impact of the pandemic on European MFIs. While the effects of the current crisis remain ...

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Apply Till 3rd March ! Social Innovation Tournament – EIB Institute

The Social Innovation Tournament recognises and supports the best European social entrepreneurs. It promotes innovative ideas and rewards initiatives that contribute to creating social, ethical or environmental impact. Typically, it covers projects in the areas of education, healthcare, the environment, circular economy, inclusion, job creation, ageing and many more. Awards To mark the tenth anniversary of the SIT, winning projects ...

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Wondering About Serving Migrant Entrepreneurs? Join the Webinar on 25th February to Learn More

Financing migrant entrepreneurs can be attractive and profitable. Provided the right financing is offered. This requires a clear understanding of this new client group, with extremely diverse assets base, capabilities, and financing needs. Understanding this will allow preparing the right risk profile of this new client group. We therefore invite you to attend the upcoming YMCB Webinar TOPIC : “Better access to Finance for ...

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