Tune In – USAID Speakers Corner on Microfinance and Energy

> Posted by David Levaï

What do these Barefoot Power and d.light design LED lamps have to do with African microfinance? Tune in to the next USAID Speakers Series to find out.

We at the Center’s Energy Links project would like to invite you to participate in the next USAID Speakers Corner on Microfinance and Energy: Scaling Up Energy Access through Enterprise-Based Approaches and Innovative Financing.
The three-day online forum will discuss energy and microfinance and explore how microfinance may help increase access to modern energy services. This event will be an opportunity to have an open dialogue about this burgeoning field, specifically…

  • Day 1 Tuesday, May 11: Current Status and Successful Models
    Facilitators: Ellen Morris (Arc Finance), David Levai (Center for Financial Inclusion)
  • Day 2 Wednesday, May 12: Opportunities and Challenges
    Facilitators: Phyllis Kariuki (GVEP International), Kavita Rai (GVEP International)
  • Day 3 Thursday, May 13: The Path Forward: Scaling Up
    Facilitators: Jennye Greene (E+Co), Jacob Winiecki (Simpa Networks)

To learn more and to RSVP, please click here: Microfinance and Energy Speakers Corner Event >