New Support Systems for Community-based MicroFinance in India

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More than 50 microfinance groups in Arunachal Pradesh, India are meeting their goals through a community-support network and statewide system for training, collaboration, and loan management. Since 2012, 100% of all loans have been repaid, with loans used to finance livelihood projects benefiting 3,200 women and families.

Community Health Workers in WV Learn New Tech Skills

In December at the Tamarack Conference Center in Beckley, three community health workers from southern West Virginia learned how to use a free online project management tool called Trello. The instructor, Sheila Blake, a consultant from Beckley, provided everyone instructions on such things as how to use and create boards to manage tasks, post comments, and upload and attach work reports.

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Community Capacity Building

Since 1992, Future Generations has specialized in community-based approaches to build the capacity of marginalized communities throughout the world. Working in three-way partnerships with communities, government, and outside experts, Future Generations raises the capacity of communities to create locally appropriate solutions that last.

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