Promoting Inclusive Markets and Financial Systems
Effective Donor Strategies to Support Microfinance Associations
This technical note provides donor agencies with key information necessary to
effectively support microfinance associations (MFAs). By explaining the role of
MFAs and the value-added services they provide to microfinance institutions
(MFIs) and the microfinance industry as a whole, this technical note answers
the three key questions donor agencies may ask when considering support to
1- What are MFAs?
2- Why should donors support MFAs?
3- How should donors support MFAs?