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Global SME Finance Awards 2020 deadine extended to August 14th

The Global SME Finance Awards recognize financial institutionsand FinTech companies for their outstanding achievements in serving SME clients with exceptional products and services. Institutions that have successfully launched an innovative product or service for SME clients, achieved remarkable results in providing finance to SMEs, and specifically women-owned SMEs, or is an innovator in digital financial services, are encouraged to submit ...

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MFC is Part of An International Coalition to Protect Microfinance Institutions and Their Clients in the Covid-19 Crisis

At the initiative of Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation, MFC with a group of microfinance lenders and key players in inclusive finance worked on a set of principles to better support the microfinance sector in the health and economic crisis caused by the Covid-19. Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation, ADA, Alterfin, Cerise, CIDR Pamiga, Cordaid Investment Management, Crédit Agricole CIB India, CA ...

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Introduction to Google Display Network #DigLitBootcamp

Introduction to Google Display Network 9 June 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00  (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE The webinar explains what Google Display Network is and its basic functionalities. We are discussing the benefits and costs related to its use, as well as provide general rules and conditions, under which small and medium MFIs should use it for effective outreach to ...

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WATCH the video : Migrant Entrepreneurship Academy – What Is It About? Participants’ Testimonials

  We are proud to be a part of development team for Migrant Entrepreneurship Academy! MEA is a practical training course with academic certification, that builds capacity to provide support to new commers that wish to start their business in European Union. The Academy is a series of off line and online training sessions, delivered by Magnet consortium partners. The ...

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The Mystery of UX/UI Unfold #DigLitBootcamp (7 July)

The mystery of UX/UI unfold 7 July 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE Throughout discussions about digital transformation, we keep on hearing UX/UI is a key to success in digital presence. The effectiveness of our online existence depends on quality of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI). What are we actually talking about? This webinar unpacks what User Experience really ...

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Social Media Effective Play #DigLitBootcamp

Social media effective play 16 June 2020, Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE This webinar discusses very practical issues related to MFI’s presence in social media. We are talking about various strategies, which depend on availability of staff, marketing budget – including small institutions, where there are no dedicated resources. We are discussing tricks and tips for no-budget ...

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Join #DigLitBootcamp in June – Digital Advertising Essentials in Five Steps & More

  Managing well your institution’s digital presence is crucial nowadays. The world is digitalizing extremely fast. Pandemic has substantially accelerated this process. We need effective digital solutions more than ever. The future is digital. We believe microfinance institutions need new skills to ensure their own future growth and this is why MFC is developing its #DigLitBootcamp with the financial support ...

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Payments trends shaping future #DigLitBootcamp

Payments trends shaping future 26 May 2020 Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE The webinar starts with overview of trends in the payment methods, while identifying the key drivers for change and its main players. We are talking about payments potential uses for disbursement of loans and collection of installments by MFIs. Next, we are focusing on influence ...

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e-MFP survey : Covid-19 Financial Inclusion Compass – deadline 23 June!

Our partners from European Microfinance Platform (e-MFP) are organizing a survey for microfinance sector in order to assess its challenges and priorities. Deadline to fill in the survey : 23 June 2020, Tuesday It is the third e-MFP Compass survey – a special edition version of the survey specifically looking at the challenges Covid-19 is posing to sector stakeholders, and ...

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Microfinance Overview Survey 2018-2019

The Microfinance Centre (MFC) and the European Microfinance Network (EMN) are inviting all microfinance practioners in Europe to participate in the Microfinance Survey 2018-2019 (see previous edition). While fully aware of the current challenges you are facing, we decided to launch the survey because, now more than ever, information sharing and transparency are key to enhancing the sustainable development of the microfinance sector. Your data will ...

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