Mexico summit pledges to serve microfinance clients better

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

The 17th Microcredit Summit held in Merida, Mexico, last week discussed ways to better serve the next generation of clients and promote client-centred microfinance.

Top government officials, anti-poverty activists and multinational corporations from around the world took part in the summit on September 3-5.

The theme of the three-day event was Generation Next: Innovations in Microfinance.

The summit also discussed methods to adopt and utilise the next generation of technological innovations, cultivate the next generation of microfinance leaders and set up regulatory framework to promote innovation and cultivate transparency.

Source: The Daily Star (link opens in a new window)

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