Client: REDCAMIF, ADA Luxemburg.

Country: Central America and Dominican Republic

Date: 2013

The overall objective is to improve financial inclusion in the Central American countries and the Dominican Republic, considering deep exclusion aspects: rural areas and gender.
Its specific objectives, working with four countries -Nicaragua, El Salvador, Panama and Costa Rica- are:

  • Dimension, characterize and describe the current market for rural finance segments and low income population.
  • Identify the innovations on offer for the development of rural financial markets, and the feasibility to implementing countries MFIs study subjects.
  • Develop at least four microfinance products that meet the needs of rural market staking into account the environmental and gender approach, and capabilities of Microfinance Institutions affiliated to the National Networks of the study countries.