With about 600,000 members and over US$1.3m in savings annually, Savings Groups are helping to develop new markets for financial institutions in Zambia, says Betty Wilkinson, CEO of FSD Zambia.
May 20, 2019
“When women group together, great things happen,” say the women of Enat Fiker, a Savings Group in Addis Ababa.
May 4, 2019
New government policy seeks the forceful merger of smaller women-led groups, including Savings Groups, into bigger, male-dominated institutions.
April 15, 2019
The digital platform enables SGs in Kenya to mobilize digital savings deposits, create health savings accounts, and acquire customized group insurance through the National Hospital Insurance Fund.
April 5, 2019
Through commitment devices, defaults and reminders, Savings Groups can improve savings rates and the mobilization of local savings deposits.
March 27, 2019
Centre for Microfinance and Enterprise Development (CMED) Zambia
The SEEP Network
Digital Frontiers Institute