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The Mystery of UX/UI Unfold #DigLitBootcamp (7 July)

7 July 2020 Throughout discussions about digital transformation, we keep on hearing UX/UI is a key to success in digital presence. The effectiveness of our online existence depends on quality of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI). What are we actually talking about? This webinar unpacks what User Experience really is. It provides review of methods you can use ...

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Social Media Effective Play #DigLitBootcamp

16 June 2020 This webinar discusses very practical issues related to MFI’s presence in social media. We are talking about various strategies, which depend on availability of staff, marketing budget – including small institutions, where there are no dedicated resources. We are discussing tricks and tips for no-budget online advertising and effective grow of followers, relevant to MFI’s business. We ...

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Payments trends shaping future #DigLitBootcamp

Payments trends shaping future 26 May 2020 Tuesday, 11:00-12:00 (Warsaw, Amsterdam, Sarajevo) TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE The webinar starts with overview of trends in the payment methods, while identifying the key drivers for change and its main players. We are talking about payments potential uses for disbursement of loans and collection of installments by MFIs. Next, we are focusing on influence ...

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e-MFP survey : Covid-19 Financial Inclusion Compass – deadline 23 June!

Our partners from European Microfinance Platform (e-MFP) are organizing a survey for microfinance sector in order to assess its challenges and priorities. Deadline to fill in the survey : 23 June 2020, Tuesday It is the third e-MFP Compass survey – a special edition version of the survey specifically looking at the challenges Covid-19 is posing to sector stakeholders, and ...

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Microfinance Overview Survey 2018-2019

The Microfinance Centre (MFC) and the European Microfinance Network (EMN) are inviting all microfinance practioners in Europe to participate in the Microfinance Survey 2018-2019 (see previous edition). While fully aware of the current challenges you are facing, we decided to launch the survey because, now more than ever, information sharing and transparency are key to enhancing the sustainable development of the microfinance sector. Your data will ...

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MFC Member: Banca Etica – Impact Report 2020

  Read the new Impact Report by Banca Etica, an MFC Memeber! “2019 marked Banca Etica’s twentieth year of activity. It was a year filled with new initiatives and good results, which we’re able to describe in detail in terms of social and environmental impact for the first time. This report provides all stakeholders with our definition of the “impact” ...

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Migrant Entrepreneurs and MFIs – Why and How? Webinar (23 July 2020)

  Are migrants a market for MFIs? Migrant entrepreneurship rises as a topic on the agenda of European Commission, boosted by the recent so called migration crisis. The webinar will discuss the reasons for that interest, as well as will diagnose the opportunities for microfinance. We will identify the differences between serving migrants and locals, as well as review the ...

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COVID-19 Effects Experiences of the National Networks – Online Meeting

Europe and Central Asia (ECA region) microfinance networks representatives meet online to share information and experience about dealing with COVID-19 effects On May 6th representatives of AMA-Albania, UCORA – Armenia, AMFA – Azerbaijan, MFO – North Macedonia, Working Group Romania, AMFI – BIH and Microfinance Centre met on-line to discuss recent developments in the region and learn from each other’s ...

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Native Ads – Smart, Easy and Cost Effective Alternative for Google and Facebook #DigLitBootcamp (30 June)

30 June2020 TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE In order to watch the recording please contact Ewa Bańkowska at ewa@projekt.mfc.org.pl Native advertising can help you get more leads or visits than Google or Facebook, at a lower cost. The webinar discusses this alternative method of online outreach to clients, by explaining what it is and how exactly the leads are generated. We are ...

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How to start digital transformation in an MFI #DigLitBootcamp (14 July)

14 July 2020 Digital transformation offers many opportunities to MFIs in terms of improving outreach and efficiency. So many, that one needs to carefully decide, where to start. Otherwise random digitalization may cause inefficient investments and frustration from ineffective solutions. This webinar will help you design a roadmap for digital transformation: it will present a process for identifying the digitalization ...

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