December 2010 Highlights

Download MABS December 2010 Highlights .

Bringing small claims cases against delinquent microfinance clients

MABS Microfinance Specialists Mark Guillermo and Jennifer Sabianan share lessons learned at the RBAP-MABS Regional Roundtable Conference 2010 One of the lively topics presented during the recent RBAP-MABS Regional Roundtable Conferences was the small claims courts (SCC) presented to Luzon and Visayas bankers by Hon. Maria Filomena Singh of the Regional Trial Court 85, and [...]

Recent Microfinance Regulations and Issuances presented during the MABS Regional Roundtable Conference 2010

RBAP-MABS Microfinance Specialist Bernabe Bunao Jr. shares lessons from the Regional Roundtable Conference 2010 on new microfinance regulations During the RBAP-MABS Luzon-Visayas and Mindanao Regional Roundtable Conferences held in November, Ms Pia Roman-Tayag and Ms. Rochelle Tomas from the Inclusive Finance Advocacy Staff, discussed the latest BSP regulations and issuances on microfinance and rural banking. [...]

MABS and 1st Valley Bank visit GEM-Assisted small vegetable farmers in Malaybalay, Bukidnon

On December 16-17, a team composed of the RBAP-MABS Technical Specialist and 1st Valley Bank microfinance officers conducted an exposure visit to the Imbayao Community Participatory Action Research Association (ICPARA), an organized group of small vegetable farmers situated along the foothills of Mt. Kitanglad ranges in Malaybalay, Bukidnon. The ICPARA farming community is a good [...]