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EIB support for the 3rd edition of the African Microfinance Week

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Start date : 09/10/2017
End date : 13/10/2017
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
European Investment Bank,
Business, taxation and competition, International aid, development and cooperation,

After the success of the previous editions, the European Investment Bank (EIB) is pleased to pursue its sponsorship to the African Microfinance Week (AMW) this year.  The AMW is the major meeting of the microfinance industry in Africa, bringing together microfinance practitioners, related sectors and actors of inclusive finance.  The AMW is designed to provide a platform to exchange and reflect on the industry and to actively promote and accelerate financial inclusion and economic growth on the continent.

This year’s theme: ‘Creating value for SMEs: a new frontier for inclusive finance’

The participants include a diverse range of professionals from international investors to African microfinance institutions, to entrepreneurs and innovators. The EIB Vice President, Mr Ambroise Fayolle, will give an opening speech alongside other high-level speakers.

More information on the event

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