Monday, February 23, 2009

Microfinance and environmental management

Providing microfinance, and creating necessary conditions for microfiance to be used for environmental management, is an important aspect for poverty alleviation. This is particularly true in developing countries and in post-disaster situations.

GDRC has been exploring this issue in its Programme on Microcredit and Microfinance.

- Environmental Colours of Microfinance: http://www.gdrc.org/icm/environ/environ.html
- Microfinance and Disasters: http://www.gdrc.org/icm/disasters/index.html