20- 23
Third African Microfinance Conference

Monday, August 20, 2007 to Thursday, August 23, 2007

The 3rd African Micro Finance Conference was organized in Kampala, Uganda from the 20th to the 23rd of August 2007. The conference, whose theme was “New Options for Rural and Urban Africa”, revolved around a number of topics including: Segmentation; Management of Risk for Clients; Management of Risk for Financial Institutions; Value Chain Financing; Cutting the Edge/Innovations in Formal, Semi-formal and Informal Institutions; Role of Public Sector Support.

The Conference attracted over 500 delegates from 41 countries with world re-known international experts in the field and was sponsored by the Ugandan Government, DFID’s Financial Sector, Deepening Fund, USAID, GTZ, UNDP, Private Sector Foundation, AIG Uganda, SNV, Stromme Foundatin, CSTI, ABSA, CompuScan and inrofin.