Organisation

Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs - Directorate for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs
Organisation general information
Organisation name: 
Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs - Directorate for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs
Founding year: 
-
Country: 
Luxembourg
Total number of staff: 
28
Resources dedicated to microfinance: 
1
Percentage of microfinance activities: 
Between 0 and 20%
Type of organisation: 
Non profit
 
Government agency
Organisation's contact person
Contact person: 
Mr. Richard Philippart
Address: 
6 rue de la Congrégation
L-1352
Luxembourg
Luxembourg
Phone: 
+352 24 78 2347
Fax: 
+352 46 3842
Organisation summary
Mission: 

The Directorate for Development Cooperation, as such, is in charge of the conceptualization and the implementation of Luxembourg’s development cooperation policy. With regards to microfinance, the objective of the directorate is to contribute to the development of microfinance as a tool to fight poverty, through innovation and research, support of regulation, transparency and client protection, raising public awareness and support of a large variety of actors in the field.

Type of intervention: 
  • Funding a variety of partners
Countries of intervention: 
Programmes open to all regions.
Areas of intervention: 
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