Proxfin members make a commitment towards good governance
Gathered in Bangkok from September 8 to 12, members of the Proxfin network concluded their annual seminar by producing a declaration in which they commit to adopting the practices and conditions that lead to a strong governance.
International Youth Internship Program
In September and October, 11 young interns will travel to Haiti, Panama, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia to carry out a six-month mandate. These internships are made possible with funding from the Government of Canada and the Desjardins Foundation.
DID's Partnership Fund provides a US$ 1M loan to EFC Uganda
This loan will enable the Entrepreneur Financial Centre (EFC) set up and operated by DID in Uganda to pursue its growth and diversify its sources of funding.Read more
CoopCentral continues its network integration efforts
Network integration is central to the best practices promoted by DID and Proxfin and is undeniably a key factor for success and performance. The following article presents the progress made in this area by the Colombian network CoopCentral.Read more
The Lithuanian network of financial cooperatives celebrates 20 years of success
In 1994, a network of financial cooperatives was created in Lithuania that was to become the only locally-owned financial institution in this European country.Read more
Specialized and flexible expertise in microfinance
Founded in 1970 with the goal of sharing the expertise and experience of the Desjardins Group with emerging and developing countries, Développement international Desjardins (DID) celebrated 40 years of operations in 2010. A pioneer in the deployment and development of microfinance (also known as community finance) around the world, DID today is a world leader in this sector. More
Lévis, Québec, CanadaAgricultural financing Advisor
Afrique de l'Est (lieu à confirmer)Managing Director entrepreneur financial centre (EFC)
Port-au-Prince, HaïtiManaging Director Financial Microfinance Institution in Haiti
Afrique de l'Est (Tanzanie, Zambie, Ouganda et Tunisie)General Manager microfinance institution East Africa