Published on November 10, 2011

Tackling the growth challenge: Working with MFIs in Kenya and Tanzania


Small to mid-sized microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Kenya and Tanzania face multiple challenges to growth. These include the lack of clear and actionable strategic plans, the need for strategic leadership development, and a range of operational issues. In an effort to help MFIs overcome these barriers, Unitus and FSD partnered in 2009 to create the Africa Microfinance Growth Centre (AMGC). This report is a review of that work.

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