Rural bankers undergo new MABS Approach to Agricultural Microfinance Training

Eleven bank executives from MABS participating bank Rural Bank of San Antonio (RBSA) in Lipa, Batangas, underwent the Program’s new approach to Micro Agri-loan Product (MAP) training in December 2-4, 2008. The method brings the MABS Approach to Agricultural Microfinance to multi-branch rural banks interested in offering MAP. The in-house training included classroom discussions, fieldwork, [...]

MABS initiatives highlighted in NABARD Reps study visit to the Philippines

The USAID Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (MABS) Program shared new field experiences, knowledge gained, and technological innovations with representatives of India’s National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), the Andhra Bank, and the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) in their December 2, 2008 study visit to the Philippines.