Category: SPI4

Inclusive Digital Future: SPTF and Smart Campaign’s Summit on Responsible Finance in Action

Nairobi, Kenya from June 25th to 27th Over the course of this three-day international forum – organized in partnership with MSC (Microsave Consulting) and ADA – SPTF and Smart Campaign will confront the most pressing financial inclusion question of the day: How do we promote inclusion and trust in digital financial services while fostering innovation…

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22nd MFC Annual Conference

29–31 May 2019 in Istanbul, Turkey. The Microfinance Centre’s Annual Conference is one of the most significant regional events in the sector. This year, the Conference will tackle the practical side of digitalization in inclusive finance. CERISE will take part into the speed networking session with fintechs and investors. Join us on Thursday, 30 May…

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Study on Social Performance Management in Microfinance

Practices, results and challenges analyzed by Mathilde Bauwin, ADA, in collaboration with CERISE Download the full study (in English) Since 2014, CERISE has been supporting microfinance institutions (MFIs) wishing to evaluate their social performance management practices, thanks to the SPI4 social audit tool, fully aligned with the Universal Standards for Social Performance Management. CERISE centralizes…

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Progress in microfinance should inspire digital finance

Fintech, digital credit, pay-as-you-go … Nowdays, these new services are essential and hold great promise in transforming the sector of microfinance! By adopting digital finance new technologies, MFIs are getting closer to their customers and can reach more people. These innovations also help to better meet the needs of customers while reducing the cost toaccess financial…

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CERISE’s 20th anniversary!

CERISE started off the new year with a flourish, celebrating our 20th anniversary!  CERISE’s 20th anniversary event on January 11th was a wonderful occasion to connect with our partners near and far, past and future! The day was rich in dialogue, dreams and ideas for the future of ethical finance. Ethical finance must be transparent, accountable,…

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