Microfinance: Meeting Needs With More Than Just Loans

January 7, San Francisco, U.S.A.

How are microfinance organizations serving their clients with an appropriate mix of services that help them escape poverty for good? How can disruptive technologies like mobile banking assist in this mission? What advances have we seen in this field and what challenges lie on the horizon? Hosted by the World Affairs Council, this event is presented in partnership with the Microfinance CEO Working Group. Moderated by Maya Chorengel, Co-Founder, or Elevar Equity, a panel will feature the Presidents of Grameen Foundation, Freedom from Hunger, and Women’s World Banking, Alex Counts, Steve Hollingworth, and Mary Ellen Iskenderian, respectively. For more information, to register, and to watch the event live January 7 at 6:30pm PT, click here.