Sustainable Food Value Chains Knowledge Platform

Accounting for Microfinance Institutions


The training, composed of six lessons, was developed to help people working in the micro-finance field to obtain basic accounting and financial management skills. It is intended for field and Head Office staff of micro-finance organizations; micro-finance consultants; and members of the donor community who would like to understand how micro-finance organizations report and monitor their activities. The lessons are supported by a study guide, exercises, case studies and sample accounts.

Countries: Non-country specific
Commodities: Non-Commodity specific
Topics: Financial services
Personal author: J. Ledgerwood, K. Moloney
Authoring organization: CALMEADOW
Publisher: Rural Finance & Investment Learning Centre (RFILC)
Category: Field-based materials
Level Suitability: Intermediate
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