The "Solidarity Bankers" missions are a new type of international volunteering missions offered to the employees of the Group on behalf of microfinance institutions or impact companies, partners of the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation.

Partner - Bosnia & Herzegovina (ON GOING)

OXUS - Tadjikistan (ON GOING)

Partner Microcredit Foundation is a microcredit institution that offers financial services to populations with difficult or no access to funding sources. The institution tragets microentrepreneurs and rural populations and promotes female empowerment through entrepreneurship.

The Solidarity Banker will assess the existing IT infrastructure and develop guidelines for a 3-5 years IT Investment Plan and specific recommendations for 2020. Apply here.

OXUS Tajikistan is a microfinance institution taht has focused on operations in rural areas where over 80% of clients live and work by offering both individual and group loan products. To date, nearly 50% of its clients use their loan for livestock and horticulture.

The Solidarity Banker will assess the current methodology for assessing collateral, develop a new assessment methodology and train HQ level managers. Apply here.

 

OXUS - Kyrgyzstan (ON GOING)

SFA - Senegal (COMPLETED)

OXUS Kyrgyzstan is a microfinance institution established in 2006 that provides financial services to under-banked people in Kyrgyzstan. The institution serves more than 7,000 active borrowers and manages a portfolio of €6.6 million.

The Solidarity Banker will be responsible for supporting OXUS in the production of a Marketing plan and a Client Loyalty programme. The mission is scheduled for the fourth trimester of 2019.

The Sénégalaise des Filières Alimentaires (SFA) is a social enterprise that promotes and comercialises local rice. SFA wants to develop a digital application to manage and optimize its operations. 

With the support of Crédit Agricole SA, the Solidairity Banker will make an evaluation and some recommendations to set up a digital application for SFA's local teams.