Money with a Mission 1: Microfinance and Poverty Reduction

Published on 1 January 2005

How far are microfinance institutions around the world contributing to global poverty reduction and what can they do to improve on this performance?

This book presents the findings of a five-year action research programme into how far poverty-oriented microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Africa, Asia, and Latin America are contributing to global poverty reduction, and how they can do so more effectively.


Martin Greeley

Research Fellow

Naila Kabeer

Emiritus Fellow

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published by
Intermediate Technology Publications
Copestake, J., Greeley, M., Johnson, S., Kabeer, N. and Simanowitz, A.
1 85339 614 1


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Centre for Social Protection

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