Category: Training

African Microfinance Week 2021

From 18 to 22 October 2021 in Kigali, Rwanda.   Join us at the 5th edition of the African Microfinance Week (referred to as “SAM”, the French acronym), the largest inclusive finance conference in Africa! This year, ADA is organizing the SAM on the topic : “One is not born resilient, one becomes it: Fostering…

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Training for EIB member financial institutions in the Dominican Republic

  The objective of CERISE in leading this training was to provide concrete tools to help institution in improving management practices, strategic planning and monitoring of Social Performance. The training addressed a strong need for support expressed by the organizations. It is seen that most organizations still to need support for the evaluation, improvement and…

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Client Protection Virtual Training for COFIDES

COFIDES is aiming to strengthen the client protection component of its due diligence framework for microfinance institutions. CERISE designed a two-sessions virtual training to (1) update and reinforce the ESG team and investment officers’ understanding of client protection issues commonly facing microfinance institutions today, and (2) bolster their capacity to analyze practices as part of…

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Introduction to MetODD-SDG, a simple methodology to track your contribution to the SDGs

Introductory session on MetODD-SDG – November 5th – 2:30 pm (CET/Paris time) Join us for an introductory session on MetODD-SDG, the only list of indicators at the microeconomic level geared to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Targets. Practical and educational, MetODD-SDG is suitable for any type of actor with a positive social impact intent. Date:…

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Building relationships and embedding social performance among Opportunity International partners in India

Dia Vikas Capital Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Opportunity International Australia, conducted an virtual SPM training in July for its 12 Indian microfinance partners, including 2 small finance banks. Regular dialogue had revealed knowledge gaps among the SPM champions of the partners, and this webinar was an attempt to bridge that gap and ignite interest…

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