Vietnam Bank for Social Policies- Green credit development: Remarkable contributions and lessons learnt from microfinance

Spending 14 operation and development years, Vietnam Bank for Social Policies is recognized as “the green bank”, providing credit programs for poor households, near-poor households, micro-enterprises etc. to improve business and production and business which are green growth-oriented in rural, remote areas. The forestation development project has helped covering more than 70,000 hectare forests in the central 

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Debt Relieving Loan Impact- VisionFund Cambodia

VisionFund Cambodia (VFC) is a social-driven MFI in Cambodia with a global network of over 30 countries. We are a licensed pro-poor MFI evolved from a small credit program of World Vision in the 1990’s to a separate institution in 2003 as an affiliate member of VisionFund International’s (VFI) global microfinance network. As of Sept 

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Achievements of the Microfinance Program (HEM) of TMSS in Bangladesh

Achievements of the Microfinance Program         (HEM) of TMSS in Bangladesh “ Poverty is the absence of all human rights. The frustrations, hostility and anger generated by abject poverty can not sustain peace in any society. For building stable peace we must find ways to provide opportunities for people to live decent lives. To 

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Update on the Sri Lankan Microfinance Regulation

  The Microfinance Act No 06 of 2016 was approved by the Parliament in May 2016. Thereafter it was enacted by Gazette in July. During this period and the months that followed, LMFPA had several discussions with the Central Bank and the NGO Secretariat on the regulatory guidelines that would supervise the industry practitioners. The 

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