Contact

New pro­gramme part­ners (NGOs, reli­gious insti­tu­tions or Cred­it & Sav­ings Coop­er­a­tive Soci­eties) have to meet the fol­low­ing cri­te­ria:

  • Insti­tu­tions of good repute that are specif­i­cal­ly inter­est­ed in fight­ing pover­ty by sup­port­ing income and pro­mot­ing women
  • Hav­ing been reg­is­tered and oper­at­ing in their coun­try for at least five years
  • Legal form suit­able for micro-financ­ing
  • Good infra­struc­ture and offices avail­able includ­ing well-func­tion­ing admin­is­tra­tion and account­ing
  • Good finan­cial skills of the institution’s Board of Direc­tors
  • Activ­i­ties in poor and under­de­vel­oped rur­al areas
  • Net­work­ing with vil­lage com­mu­ni­ties on grass-root lev­el
  • Expe­ri­ence in adult edu­ca­tion

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Switzer­land
E‑Mail: info@swisshand.ch