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ESAF Microfinance in India Recognized as a Truelift Aspirant

ESAF Microfinance in India Recognized as a Truelift Aspirant

Truelift is very pleased to announce that ESAF Microfinance in India has reached the Aspirant milestone! By achieving the Aspirant Milestone, ESAF demonstrates its commitment to its vision of providing financial services emphasizing the economic development and empowerment of the poor and the marginalized poor, an important step toward industry leadership in pro-poor microfinance practice. … Continue reading

MicroLoan Foundation Malawi Recognized as Truelift Aspirant

MicroLoan Foundation Malawi Recognized as Truelift Aspirant

Truelift is pleased to welcome MicroLoan Foundation Malawi as a Truelift Aspirant. At the 2014 Microcredit Summit in Mexico, MicroLoan Foundation Malawi was presented with its Truelift Aspirant Milestone Certificate. MicroLoan Foundation Malawi joins CAURIE Micro Finance and Small Enterprise Foundation (SEF) as Milestone Institutions in Africa. As a Truelift Aspirant, MicroLoan Foundation Malawi has … Continue reading

KMF is first Truelift Milestone Institution in EECA

KMF is first Truelift Milestone Institution in EECA

Truelift is excited to welcome KMF in Kazakhstan as a Truelift Aspirant. KMF is the first in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) region to attain Truelift Milestone international recognition. KMF was the winner of our first-ever contest for pro-poor microfinance practitioners. The contest, offered in partnership with Microfinance Centre (MFC), was done in … Continue reading

Savings outreach: what are we measuring?

Savings outreach: what are we measuring?

Take a look at this new report released by the European Microfinance Platform (e-MFP) on the state of savings outreach. This report emphasizes the importance of accurate measurement in savings promotion. Accurate measurement and analysis are a key component of the Truelift methodology. Savings has been shown an important piece of the pro-poor microfinance puzzle. … Continue reading

Announcing: New and Improved Truelift Indicators Tool

Announcing: New and Improved Truelift Indicators Tool

A new version of Truelift Indicators Tool is now available! We have made significant changes to the Tool’s usability and are excited to share them with you. This newest version of the Indicators Tool includes the Pro-Poor Principles, Essential Practices and Indicators used by Truelift for evaluation and learning. Please note: While we are making the Indicators Tool available … Continue reading

The Taan Yama Methodology in Burkina Faso

The Taan Yama Methodology in Burkina Faso

Entrepreneurs du Monde (EdM) works with 14 MFI partners around the globe enabling thousands of women and men living in extremely difficult circumstances to improve their living conditions. Take a look at this insightful piece on the Taan Yama methodology, as implemented by EdM partner ABF in Burkina Faso. Learn how Taan Yama can improve an … Continue reading

About Small Enterprise Foundation (SEF): Truelift Achiever

About Small Enterprise Foundation (SEF): Truelift Achiever

In Manila, Philippines this October the Small Enterprise Foundation (SEF) was honored as a one of the first seven Milestone MFIs recognized by Truelift. Recognized at the Truelift Achiever milestone, SEF received the highest total score of all those assessed by Truelift for their strong model of poverty-focused microfinance in South Africa. Over the next … Continue reading