Middle East

Iraq Household Survey And Policies For Poverty Reduction Project

The Iraqi Household Survey is a project which is being undertaken as a part of the Poverty Reduction Project. The policies that are under this project aim to increase chances of employment so that the government can regain its lost strength. The whole project is undertaken by the World Bank.

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Second International Conference on Inclusive Islamic Financial Sector Development, Khartoum, Sudan, October 9 – October 11, 2011

Event Name: Second International Conference on Inclusive Islamic Financial Sector Development: Enhancing Financial Services for Regional Micro-enterprises
Event Date: October 9 – October 11, 2011
Event Location: Sudan Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences (SABFS), Khartoum, Sudan

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Inclusive Financial Services Stakeholders Conference, Erbil, Iraq, October 3 – October 4, 2011

Event Name: Inclusive Financial Services Stakeholders Conference
Event Date: October 3 – October 4, 2011
Event Location: Erbil, Iraq
See Our Comprehensive Event Calendar at: http://microfinanceassociation.ning.com/events
Cost: Free

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Dr Muhammad Yunus Suggests Microfinance “Misinterpreted” as Charity in the Arab World due to Outdated Regulation

Dr Muhammad Yunus, the founder of Bangladeshi microfinance institution (MFI) Grameen Bank, recently argued that the Arab world has “misinterpreted the system’s true principles” by operating it as a “charity affair” [1].

Syndicate content