Exposure Visit

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Exposure visit for IDF staff member to Nepal

IDF organized an exposure visit of its 8 senior staff member in Nepal from May 22-29, 2016. The main purpose of the visit was to learn and gather experiences about the policies and practices of different microcredit organizations of Nepal, such as Swabalamban Laghubitta Bikas Bank Ltd., Kathmandu; Manushi, Kathmandu; Shreejana Development Center, Kaski; Muktinath Bikas Bank Ltd., Kaski and Dhaulagiri Community Resource Development Center (DCRDC), Baglung. CSD (Centre for Self-help Development), Nepal assisted IDF to organize the visit.

During the visit, the participants observed the operational modalities of each of the MFIs and also interacted with the clients and the staff to understand the impact of various services of MFIs. They also enquired about the repayment procedure and effectiveness of joint liability with the groups.

Exposure visit to IDF

IDF organize exposure visits for the interested organizations and persons both at national and international levels to learn the experiences of microfinance in Bangladesh. IDF organizes visits not only in IDF, it also organize visits to Grameen Bank, BRAC, ASA and other organizations as per need of the visiting organizations.

In 2016, IDF organized 8 exposure visits for 64 participants of different MFIs from Nepal. The list of the organizations are as follows:

Sl. No. Name of organization Country No. of participants
1 CSD (Centre for Self-help Development) Nepal 2
2 RMDC (Rural Micro-finance Development Centre Ltd.) Nepal 2
3 SLISHA Nepal 4
5 Jeevan Bikas Samaj Nepal 12
6 United Youth Community (UNYC) Nepal 11
7 MANUSHI Nepal 2
8 Shrijana Community Development Centre Nepal 2
9 Rural Woman Development Centre (RWDC) Nepal 3
10 Udaydev Cooperative Ltd. Nepal 2
11 Solve Nepal 2
12 Mohila Sahayata Microfinance Bittiya Sangtha Nepal 2
13 Mohila Samudayik Laghubitta Nepal 2
14 Moohila Upkar Monch Nepal 4
15 SCDC Nepal 2
16 Udaydev Cooperative Ltd. Nepal 2
Total   64