Building Financial Systems for the Poor: How Donors Can Make a Difference

Bamako, Mali, Oct 30 -Nov 2, 2006 / Training course by CGAP and UNCDF The training is specifically designed for development professionals, policy makers, and staff who work for international NGOs and investors who would benefit from a deeper understanding of microfinance. The course targets development and government specialists who focus on areas such as pro-poor policies, poverty reduction, economic development, private sector and business development, livelihoods, employment promotion, and gender. It is equally useful for specialists in crisis prevention and recovery, environment, and health who seek a better understanding of how financial services are related to their spheres of work. The training will be held in French. Info: Natasa Goronja,, Gretel Guzma,