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Microfinance and Natural Disasters

2003

Microfinance and disaster management.
Stuart Mathison. The Foundation for Development Cooperation. Brisbane.
 

2002

Microfinance and disaster risk management. Experiences and lessons learned.
Enrique Pantoja. Provention Consortium.
 

2000

Disaster loan funds for microfinance institutions. A look at emerging experience.
Warren Brown. Geetha Nagarajan. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

2000

Bangladeshi experience in adapting financial services to cope with floods. Implications for the microfinance industry.
Warren Brown. Geetha Nagarajan. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

2000

Can microfinance meet the poor's financial needs in times of natural disaster?
Joan Parker. Geetha Nagarajan. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

1999

Rapid Onset Natural Disasters - Eight Briefs         
Ronald T. Chua, with contributions by Alexandra Overy Miehlbradt. Microfinance Best Practices. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
        Brief 1: Loan rescheduling after a natural disaster.
        Brief 2: New loans after a natural disaster.
        Brief 3: Using compulsory savings for natural disaster response.
        Brief 4: Non-financial emergency services to MFI clients.
        Brief 5: MFI liquidity problems after a natural disaster.
        Brief 6: Pre-disaster planning to protect microfinance institutions.
        Brief 7: Pre-disaster planning to protect microfinance clients.
        Brief 8: Microfinance donors. Preparing for natural disaster.
 

1998

Microfinance in the wake of natural disasters. Challenges and opportunities.
Geetha Nagarajan. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.

 

General Microfinance Resources                                               

   2001

Raising the curtain on the microfinance services era.
Stuart Rutherford. CGAP Focus Note 15.

   2001

Reducing micro-credit costs through information technology: The case of SKS.
Grameen Connections Newsletter. Vol 4. Issue 2. Spring 2001. Grameen Foundation USA.

   2000

Is Microcredit the answer to poverty reduction?
Vijay Mahajan. Basix. Hyderabad.

   2000

Microfinance in India.
Basix. Hyderabad.

   2000

Case studies on selected microfinance institutions in India.
Basix. Hyderabad.

   2000

Savings and credit movement in Andhra Pradesh. Lessons for the rest of India.
Sankar Datta and Vijay Mahajan. Basix. Hyderabad.

   2000

The millennium development goals.
United Nations Millennium Summit.

   2001

Smart money goes multilingual.
Andrew Enever. BBC.

   1999

The poor and their money. An essay about financial services for poor people.
Stuart Rutherford. Institute for Development Policy and Management. University of Manchester.

   1998

The yin and yang of microfinance: Reaching the poor and sustainability.
Elizabeth Rhyne. Microbanking Bulletin July 1998.

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Advanced Microfinance Resources                                             

   2003

The challenges of microfinancing in southeast Asia.
John Conroy. The Foundation for Development Cooperation. Brisbane.
 

   2002

Microfinance regulations in developing countries. A comparative review of current practice.
Patrick Meagher. Iris Centre. University of Maryland. Maryland.
 

   2002

Consensus microfinance policy guidance: regulation and supervision.
CGAP Position paper. CGAP. Washington.
 

   2002

Commercialization of microfinance. Bangladesh.
Stephanie Charitonenko and S.M. Rahman. Asia Development Bank. Philippines.
 

   2002

Linking banks and (financial) self-help groups in India. An assessment.
Dr. Erhard W. Kropp and Dr. B.S. Suran. Microcredit Innovations Department. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development. Mumbai.
 

   2001

Learning from clients: Assessment tools for microfinance practitioners.
The SEEP Network. Washington.
 

   2001

Financial analysis.
CGAP Course Materials. CGAP. Washington.
 

   2001

Commercialisation of microfinance.
Robert Christen and Deborah Drake. Microenterprise Best Practices. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

   2001

Disclosure guidelines for financial reporting by microfinance institutions.
CGAP. Washington.
 

   2000

Regulations and supervisions of microfinance activities: The Philippines case study.
Arelis Gomez, Thomas Fitzgerald and Robert Vogel. Microenterprise Best Practices. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

   2000

The rush to regulate. Legal frameworks for microfinance.
CGAP Occasional Paper. CGAP. Washington.
 

   1999

Management information systems for microfinance: An evaluation framework.
Andrew Mainhart. Microenterprise Best Practices. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

   1999

Measuring microfinance delinquency: Ratios can be harmful to your health.
CGAP Occasional Paper. CGAP. Washington.
 

   1999

Impact assessment methodologies for microfinance: Theory, experience and better practice.
David Hulme. Institute for Development Policy and Management. University of Manchester. Manchester.
 

   1999

Fostering financial innovation for the poor. The policy and regulatory environment.
Paul McGuire and John Conroy. The Foundation for Development Cooperation. Brisbane.
 

   1998

Principles and practices of microfinance governance.
Rachel Rock, Maria Otero and Sonia Saltzman. Microenterprise Best Practices. Development Alternatives. Bethesda.
 

   1998

Management information systems for microfinance institutions. A handbook.
Charles Waterfield and Nick Ramsing. CGAP Technical Tools Series No. 1. CGAP. Washington.
 

   1997

Effective governance for microfinance institutions.
CGAP Focus Note No. 7. CGAP. Washington.

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