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[Interview] The FIR promotes the values of social responsibility at the very heart of CA Normandie Seine22/05/2020

The Fund for Inclusive Finance in Rural Areas (FIR) allows Crédit Agricole Group entities and Regional banks to invest in microfinance and social entrepreneurship in emerging countries. Discover the interview of Nicolas Denis, CEO de Crédit Agricole Normandie-Seine, investor of the FIR.

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Microfinance institutions’ responsible approach to the economic effects of COVID-1918/05/2020

In permanent contact with its network of 80 partner microfinance institutions (MFIs) and social enterprises in 40 countries, the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation is continuing its work of collecting information, analysing and sharing its observations within the framework of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Crédit Agricole and Dai-ichi Life partner to support microfinance and gender finance14/05/2020

To support the development of microfinance and gender finance, the Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company Limited, Crédit Agricole CIB, Tokyo Branch, and the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation have set up an innovative scheme.

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An international coalition to protect microfinance institutions and their clients in the COVID-19 crisis11/05/2020

At the initiative of Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation, an international coalition of microfinance lenders and key players in inclusive finance publishes a set of principles to support microfinance institutions and their clients during the Covid-19 crisis.

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[Interview] Palmis Enèji: For clean and accessible energy in Haiti10/05/2020

Access to clean energy is essential to meeting the needs of populations, particularly in rural or landlocked areas. In Haiti, the social enterprise Palmis Enèji, in which the Foundation is a shareholder, provides a solution with ecological and economical cooking and lighting equipment. Discover the interview of Jean-Farreau Guerrier, Coordinator of Palmis Enèji / Haiti at Entrepreneurs du Monde.

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[Interview] CA Centre-est reinforces its support to the Solidarity Cents operation10/05/2020

The Solidarity Cents operation is taking off within the Crédit Agricole Group. After a successful inaugural edition in 2018 on the Montrouge and Saint-Quentin campuses, the new edition was held from 18 to 22 November 2019. Discover the interview of Bellemin, Managing Director of the Fondation Solidarités by CA Centre-Est.

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[Interview] With the FIR, CA Centre-France opens-up to microfinance04/05/2020

Reserved for the Regional Banks and the entities of the Crédit Agricole Group, the Fund for Inclusive Finance in Rural Areas (FIR), supported by the Grameen Crédit Agricole Fund, is used to invest in microfinance in emerging countries. Discover the interview of Jean-Christophe Kiren, CEO of Crédit Agricole Centre France, investor in the FIR.

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[Interview] CA Val de France supports a Solidarity bankers mission in Cambodia04/05/2020

Launched by the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation and Crédit Agricole SA, Banquiers solidaires [Solidarity Bankers] is a skills volunteer programme that offers Group employees technical assistance assignments with organizations supported by the Foundation. Discover the interview of Laurence Lebrun-Renoult, CEO of Crédit Agricole Val de France, which supported a Solidarity Banker assignment in Cambodia.

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