1. there will be more emphasis on developing links between agricultural development and value chain development and financial services.
2. continued support for saving groups in different countries, in collaboration with Oxfam America, integrating saving groups in other themes of development, like agroforestry, DDR, post-conflict, etc.
3. microfinance and SME finance in favour of youth and employment
Development of impact and outcome measurement of microfinance and SME-finance
Oxfam Novib supports the development of starting and expanding MFIs through a fund with a total investment of €51.5 million, invested in 35 countries and 58 MFIs. of these MFIs, 44% is tier 3, 10% is tier 1 and 46% is tier 2. 52% is invested in MFIs involved in rural and agricultural finance and 50% is invested in SSA. the fund is managed by Triple Jump.
Oxfam Novib works with TJAS on capacity building and institutional strengthening of MFIs. we have a department focused on impact measurement of which one of the specializations is impact measurement of microfinance at client level.
microfinance is inserted in differet rural and agricultural development projects executed by Oxfam Novib and other affiliates of Oxfam. Countries/regions: Nigeria, DRC, Vietnam, SE Asia