Organisation

Trias vzw
Organisation general information
Organisation name: 
Trias vzw
Founding year: 
-
Country: 
Belgium
Total number of staff: 
105
Resources dedicated to microfinance: 
10
Percentage of microfinance activities: 
Between 20 and 50%
Type of organisation: 
Non profit
 
NGO, Network/Association/Platform
Organisation's contact person
Contact person: 
Ms. Jasmien Bronckaers
Address: 
Wetstraat 89
B-1040
Brussels
Belgium
Phone: 
+32 (2) 548 0121
Organisation summary
Mission: 

Trias seeks to improve livelihood security and wellbeing of family farmers and small-scale entrepreneurs in the South, through their Member Based Organisations (MBOs). Trias also wants to stimulate worldwide exchange and cooperation between farmers and entrepreneurs, as well as their MBOs. This way, Trias contributes to a greater awareness of similarities and differences, and to its target group's social involvement in North-South relationships and mutual solidarity.

Type of intervention: 
  • Subsidies / donations in money
  • Subsidies in staff time (e.g. technical assistance/capacity building, evaluation)
  • Subsidies in staff time (e.g. research / information dissemination)
  • Subsidies in staff time (e.g. policy advice / development / lobby)
  • Subsidies in staff time (e.g. networking/ donor / coordination)
Countries of intervention: 
Africa
Asia
South America
Areas of intervention: 
  • Macro level: Supporting networks and associations, Capacity building (focused on all MFIs)
  • Intermediate level: Rural finance, Value chain development, Business development services, Social impact/performance, Gender, Youth
  • Micro level: Financial product development and innovation, Energy products, or other products related to environmental issues, Delivery models (group, indiv.), Performance (financial and social), Ratings and external audits, Strategic planning, Marketing, Graduation of MFIs, Risk management, Management information systems
  • Other themes: Academic research, Impact and performances studies, Sector mapping, Evaluation
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