Promoting Inclusive Markets and Financial Systems
Microlinks hosted a Speakers Corner discussion on Integrating Microfinance and Health Services on October 5-6, 2010. This discussion was hosted by the USAID Microenterprise Development office and facilitated by Marcia Metcalfe and Bobbi Gray of Freedom from Hunger and Anna Awimbo, Dr. DSK Rao and Pepper Whaling of Microcredit Summit Campaign.
This discussion explored the benefits and challenges for both clients and institutions of integrating health services with microfinance projects. Can integrated health and microfinance projects be both profitable and sustainable? How can these projects achieve scale? These questions and more were explored. For more information about this event, view the Discussion Agenda or read About the Facilitators.