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Dialogue with stakeholders

Supporting microfinance institutions in developing countries

Grameen Crédit Agricole Ouganda

163

finance contracts approved since 2008 for a total €106 million

3.2 M

people financed by partner MFIs

 

THE ISSUE

How to provide access to financial services to individuals excluded from the conventional banking system?

OUR RESPONSE

The Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation proposes financial and technical assistance solutions designed to support microfinance institutions (MFIs) in the long term, helping them to gain financial autonomy.

The Foundation works with the populations in the greatest need. Its priority regions are Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, South Asia and Southeast Asia. Together with loans, the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation provides borrower guarantees, quasi-equity, and equity holdings. 

 

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We are pleased with the quality of the partnership with the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation in all the phases of our collaborative work, be it in the efforts made in terms of innovation or the effectiveness and proactiveness of the measures taken. All of the completed assignments stand out through their high level of integrity and the professional and inter-personal skills involved.

Suon Sopheae,Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Chamroeun Microfinance