|NETWORKS & ASSOCIATIONS
Sa-Dhan: The Indian association of community development financial institutions.
MicroFinance Network (MFN) : An international association of leading microfinance institutions. Through the MFN, members from various countries share ideas, experiences, and innovative solutions to the challenges they face in search of continuous growth and progress.
MicroInsurance Centre : The MicroInsurance Centre, LLC has been working with insurers and delivery channels to develop partnerships that result in low-income people around the world gaining access to quality microinsurance products.
Grameen Foundation (USA): A leader in the fight against poverty in Sub Saharan Africa, Asia, the Arab World and the Americas
Grameen Trust (Bangladesh) : An institution to support replication of the Grameen Bank model to reduce poverty.
Mix Market : A global, web-based, microfinance information platform.
Sir DorabjiTata Trust
: A Trust for help, “without any distinction of place, nationality or creed”, for the advancement of learning and research, the relief of distress, and other charitable purposes. It is a charitable trust focussed on promoting developmental initiatives.
: CGAP is an independent policy and research center dedicated to advancing financial access for the world's poor. It is supported by over 30 development agencies and private foundations who share a common mission to alleviate poverty. Housed at the World Bank, CGAP provides market intelligence, promotes standards, develops innovative solutions and offers advisory services to governments, microfinance providers, donors, and investors.
: The Asian Pacific Development Center is a community-based, nonprofit, 501 (c) (3) organization founded in 1980 to serve the needs of a growing population of Asia and Pacific regions.
Alpha Micro Finance Consultants Pvt. Ltd. (ALPHA)
: ALPHA, a collective entity of MFIs, has been established in the year 2009 in order to facilitate sharing credit information with one of the RBI authorized Credit Information Bureaus (CIBIL, EQUIFAX, EXPERIAN and HIGH MARK). ALPHA undertakes collective steps for building the technology infrastructure for Credit Information sharing among themselves and to educate their staff in ensuring that good customer protection principles are followed.