The Microfinance Association is planning to commission a number of research work relating to:


  • Ethical standards in the provision of financial services to the poor
  • Consumer protection standards in the microfinance sector
  • Microfinance as a communications channel
  • Foreign exchange risks in the Microfinance sector
  • Acquisition and consolidation is this the way forward for microfinance institutions.


We would be happy to hear from organisations and research institutes that are interested in sponsoring and participating in this any of this research work.