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One Year On: What a Year of Surveys Tell Us About COVID-19 and Microfinance

2020 was a historic year that demonstrated the resilience of the microfinance sector. Maxime Borgogno of Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation shares why most MFIs they surveyed remain optimistic about the future.
FinDev Blog

Creating a Resilient New Normal for Savings Groups

World Vision shares how they are working to support community-level financial institutions and promote grassroots-level transformation of the financial system
FinDev Blog

Formalizing Remittances for Forcibly Displaced People: Findings from the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The lifeline provided by remittances can help advance financial inclusion among vulnerable populations.
FinDev Blog

COVID-19 Threatens the Microfinance Sector and the Livelihoods of Those We Serve: Building a Coalition for Collective Action

An invitation to microfinance networks and organizations to join the coalition and raise their voices
FinDev Blog

From the Microfinance Coalition: Call to Action for Investors

How investors respond during this pandemic will determine the extent to which MFIs are able to respond to the needs of their customers.
FinDev Blog

Urgent: A Rescue Plan for the Microfinance Sector

A proposal for key principles and structures to help MFIs and their clients survive the pandemic-induced economic crisis 
FinDev Blog

Three Principles to Help Financial Cooperatives Weather the COVID-19 Storm

What can financial cooperatives and their supervisors do to manage the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic?
FinDev Guide

COVID-19 FinDev Weekly Update #1

A roundup of the most relevant coronavirus-related news, resources and events from the past week, carefully curated by FinDev editors for the microfinance and financial inclusion community.
FinDev Blog

COVID-19: How Does Microfinance Weather the Coming Storm?

If the microfinance sector is going to survive the pandemic, we need to treat COVID-19 as the fundamental threat to the industry that it likely is. 
FinDev Blog

COVID-19: How Is the Pandemic Affecting Your Work and the Clients You Serve?

We invite you to join an open discussion among the global financial inclusion and microfinance community on the effects of this pandemic and how organizations are preparing to deal with it.