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Dia Vikas Annual Review – SPM Transforming Lives

Dia Vikas Capital Pvt. Ltd. (Dia Vikas) starting its operations in 2008 is a Core Investment Company and a subsidiary of Opportunity International Australia. The Annual Review 2019-2020 brings together updates from all Dia Vikas’ field partners. For instance in India, ESAF SFB is using Sustainable Development Goals as a framework for guiding their areas…

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Small trees make great forests

Carbon emissions compensation with Inter Aide Well aware of climate issues and of its social and environmental responsibility, CERISE compensates for its carbon emissions by contributing, since 2017, to the project of the NGO Inter Aide in Madagascar. Inter Aide supports rural families in the South-East of Madagascar, for the reforestation of very degraded lands…

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A Head of Environment at CERISE!

NEW RECRUIT! Since January 25 and for 6 months, CERISE has been expanding its team and welcoming Marion Allet as Head of Environment. Marion has over 10 years of experience in inclusive finance, mainly in Africa and Latin America. She is specialized in green microfinance, access to clean energy, environmental performance management, and impact management….

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Impact Investing and Reporting on SDG Outcomes

Back to EMW 2020: a panel session moderated by CERISE   The Special Online Edition of the European Microfinance Week 2020 successfully gathered 500+ participants from all over the world, bringing ideas and discussions to a large international audience. CERISE took part in several meetings, including the e-MFP Investors Action Group on November 18 (learn…

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The GSQ is available on CERISE website!

Getting Started Questionnaire: Client Protection Self Assessment for Financial Service Providers   Treating vulnerable clients in a responsible manner should be the bare minimum requirement for providers. This means adapting products, protecting clients from over-indebtedness, treating clients fairly and respectfully, ensuring their privacy, resolving their complaints, and using responsible transparent prices. The Getting Started Questionnaire…

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