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Strengthening Financial Cooperatives in West Africa: kick of...

By Rubiga Sivakumaran, Rachel Sberro-Kessler and Mathieu Soglonou On March 19th 2021, as part of their joint global program to strengthen financial cooperatives, both World Bank (WB) and Rabo Partners...

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Centralization of the Ethiopian SACCO sector: kick off and t...

The vast, populous and diverse country of Ethiopia is one of the flagship projects in the World Bank – Rabo Partnerships and Foundation partnership on Strengthening Financial Cooperatives. Focusing on...

last modified: Rubiga Sivakumaran
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Sowing the Seeds for Rural Finance: The Impact of Support Se...

This paper studies the impact of a program that provides grants for technical assistance on the interest rates and outreach of credit unions in Mexico. Credit unions financing rural borrowers received...

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Strategies for Coping with the COVID-19 Crisis 05 2020

On May 5, Développement international Desjardins (DID) held its first international webinar on strategies to better cope with the COVID-19 crisis. During the event, representatives of Desjardins Group...

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Rabobank Coop banks sources social innovation 04 2020

This article employs a new approach to address a key question in an expanding literature on European cooperative banks: are they still distinctive and sources of social innovation or did they suffer f...

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WB Financial Inclusion in Romania: Issues and Opportunities ...

This document includes a chapter on the main features and performance of Cooperative Banks and of “Employee Mutual Help Houses” (which are similar to credit unions) in Romania. It provides recommendat...

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EACB Coop Bank in Europe Raiffeisn Booklet_2018

200 Years after Raiffeisen’s birth The omnipresence and contemporary relevance of Raiffeisen’s principles in banking    

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DGRV-Datos-Generales-CFIs-en-America-Latina-2012

Datos y Ranking de Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito en América Latina y el Caribe 

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PATMIR-Presentation-2017

. A presentation about the PATMIR Program by BANSEFI

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Rwanda SACCO Sustainability Study by Oxford Policy Managemen...

Access to Finance Rwanda (AFR) has contracted Oxford Policy Management (OPM) to undertake a critical study of the Savings and Credit Cooperatives (SACCOs) sector in Rwanda, which includes developing a...