Today Microfinance sector has undoubtedly become more dynamic so that the financing requirements are more complex. MFIs are undergoing various transformations in their structure; adapting their business models into different types of financial institutions such as small banks. The need for a well-functioning regulatory framework is evident. Transparent management of funding and a better functioning client protection mechanisms are increasingly in demand.
Asia Pacific Microfinance Forum
Asia Pacific Microfinance Forum – Uniglobal is a leading knowledge sharing institution
Micro-finance revolution now occupies a prime role in women's empowerment and poverty alleviation. For developing nations, aquaculture is often regarded as an opportunity to provide jobs and food security. However, as a recent report suggests, aquaculture has the potential to empower women too. The fish are also taken in head-load baskets from door to door. All these efforts, however, result in low margins. When fish are processed by way of sun-drying, salt curing, the process enables the fisherwomen to store the processed fish and sell them as convenient at higher prices depending on transport facilities and market conditions. The processed fish are normally taken to places where there is good demand for such fish.
MICROFINANCE EVENT: Asia Pacific Microfinance Forum; October 30-31, 2018; Singapore
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