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MFIs on the Rebound, but Will It Last?

A look at how COVID-19 is affecting the microfinance sector’s portfolio quality and financial health

External Webinar

Microfinance and the Poor in Times of Crisis


Open Banking: How to Design for Financial Inclusion

12 critical design components for open banking regimes


Consumer Protection and COVID-19: Borrower Risks as Economies Reopen

Recommendations for policy makers, regulators, and FSPs on how to focus on borrower’s needs without putting excessive stress on providers


Microfinance and COVID-19: Principles for Regulatory Response

Five guiding principles for regulators mitigating the impacts of COVID-19 


Debt Restructuring in Microfinance

Based on workshops with nearly 300 participants from 30 countries, this COVID-19 Briefing contains insights for creditors and debtors on ways to effectively manage debt restructuring talks, brought on by the COVID-19 crisis.


Social Assistance Payments in Response to COVID-19: The Role of Donors

What can donors do to advance key objectives for building robust and customer-centric payment systems?


(Un)stacking Financial Market Infrastructure

Understanding how to adapt infrastructure to advance financial inclusion

COVID-19 and Disruptions to Vulnerable Rural Livelihoods in the Sahel

What interventions can effectively mitigate these shocks and build the resilience of the rural poor?

Relief for Informal Workers: Falling Through the Cracks in COVID-19

Recommendations for medium-term program improvements to reach the "informal poor"