Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS196
Scope and Contents This collection documents the operations of ACCION International, a global nonprofit institution specializing in microfinance.Records include executive office and departmental files; financial records; the records of centers, programs, and initiatives; and conference materials. In addition to correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, reports, and publications, there are audiovisual materials and photographs. The bulk of the collection dates from 1960 to 2005 and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960 -- 2005; 1950 -- 2012
Call Number: UA197.008.008.00011
Scope and Contents This paper is a report by an Alchemy intern at Fundo de Credito Communtario (FCC) in Mozambique for the summer of 2004. The report consists of five sections. The first section briefly outlines the current environment surrounding refugees in Mozambique and the refugee policy of Mozambican government. The next section explains micro credit lending program of FCC in Mozambique, with emphasis on its Refugee Integration Program (RIP), as well as FCC’s lending stance in its program. In the third...
Call Number: UA197.008.008.00012
Call Number: UA197.008.008.00013
Scope and Contents In June – July 2004, Maitri Morarji, a 2005 MALD Candidate at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University (Boston, USA), conducted an impact assessment of Arid Lands Development Focus’s (ALDEF) credit and savings program in Wajir, Kenya. Over a seven-week period, in-depth interviews were conducted with 49 individual women borrowers from ALDEF’s credit and savings program, and with 10 non-borrowers, constituting the control group. The interviewer utilized an income support...
Call Number: UA197.008.008.00015
Scope and Contents The overarching purpose of the Alchemy Project’s site visit to our partner organization CORD (Christian Outreach, Relief and Development) in Zambia was to collect data on its micro-credit program and other income generating and livelihood support programs, provide technical assistance and work with the organization to establish a baseline survey instrument that will be used on an ongoing basis to monitor and evaluate the micro-credit program currently operating in Nangweshi refugee camp. The...