Date: 30th June 2015
Time: 10 am
Venue: Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research & Training Institute (HARTI)
114, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7
+94 11 4367621/+94 114 369612
A Dynamic & Sustainable Microfinance Network for an Inclusive Financial System in Sri Lanka.
To “contribute to the development of sustainable and effective microfinance service by, supporting all the stakeholders in the sector and creating a conducive environment through collective action in an effective and efficient manner”.
To promote membership among microfinance institutions in all parts of Sri Lanka who provide financial services to the poor
To advocate for a policy environment that is conducive to the growth and development of the micro finance sector through collective action by micro finance institutions and other stake holders
To promote the adoption and installation of internationally accepted performance standards for Microfinance Institutions
To develop and strengthen systems for information collection, analysis and dissemination through electronic and print media
To promote the expansion of the formal financial markets as micro finance services.
To protect and strengthen the capacity of micro finance institutions to deliver appropriate and sustainable micro finance services to the economically active poor through co-ordination and organization of lateral learning workshops, theoretic debates and linkages with other organizations
To develop and operationalize an independent performance monitoring system for MFIs that will set standards and increase professionalism in the Microfinance Industry
To liaise with the Government, Donors, Funding Agencies, Investors and Commercial Loan Providers in order to enhance the development of the Microfinance Sector