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2012

Promote business opportunities for women in South Sudan

Sud Soudan

Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid (CORDAID) Netherlands

Titre : Promote business opportunities for women in South Sudan

Région/Pays : Sud Soudan

Code : Project ID 108382

Durée : Project period 01-08-2012 to 30-09-2013

Descriptif
Increase access to financial services for female clients Finance South Sudan (FSS) is now the leading Microfinance Institution (MFI) in South Sudan. FSS’ mission is to provide quality financial services to low-income entrepreneurs through a profitable, nation-wide microfinance institution. Through the capacity building funded by Cordaid, FSS will increase the number of female clients and test specific agricultural loan products.

Objectifs
Cordaid and FSS cooperate on a project to increase the number of female clients of FSS through development of a special loan product and business skills training for women. Also an agricultural loan product will be developed in order to increase access to finance for farmers. In order to build up the management capacity of FSS, support will be given through a branch manager mentorship programme. The internal control systems should be improved by acquiring hardware

Goals
* Farmers make use of suitable financial products
* Improved economic position of women through sustainable businesses
* Increase access to finance for farmers.
* Access to financial products and business skills training for women

Mise en œuvre : Finance South Sudan Limited

Financement : Cordaid ; Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Budget
Total budget : € 98,703
Funding through Cordaid : € 98,703

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