Development Facilitators (Pvt) Ltd. (DF) is an experienced training, consulting and research firm working in development fields such as micro, small & medium enterprise development (MSME), development finance/ microfinance, institutional development, community development etc., in the Sri Lanka and the region since year 2005.
It offers range of services to MSMEs, financial institutions, Banks Microfinance companies, funders and impact investors, INGOs, NGOs, government institutions and private companies working with or willing to expand economic development through MSME development, LED , Gender and disability inclusion for development etc.
DF has a deep understanding and knowledge of Sri Lanka’s social and economic reality and has carried out work throughout the country, including Northern and eastern provinces. DF has a core staff and experienced pool of consultants and trainers over 50 in number employed on assignment basis As a leading research training and consultancy company in development fields in Sri Lanka DF has earned well recognized reputation and recognition among its local and international clients.
DF National and international clients
ADB,IFC,ILO, EU –Sri Lanka,ACTED, Humanity Inclusion, S4IG (Skills for inclusive Growth), UNOPS/LIFT Myanmar, UNDP, USAID, PLAN International, CARE International, Norwegian Microfinance Initiative (NMI), Shore Bank International, Encludes, World Education Australia, BRAC, GIZ, Department of Forest, WUSC, PALM Foundation, BOC, Peoples Bank, NDB, Commercial bank, DFCC Bank, NTB, Sampath Bank, Saylan Bank,RDB,HNB, LOLC Finance, Commercial Leasing Company, HNB Grameen, Peoples Leasing Company, Mercantile Investment, LOLC Development Finance, Sejaya Microcredit, Berendina Stitching, Women’s Development Federation – Hambanthota, INDICOSE- Matara
Around the Sri Lanka
LMPA is the pioneer in microfinance networking among microfinance practitioners in Sri Lanka, and was initiated on the 31st of March 2006. The Lanka Microfinance Practitioners’ Association is incorporated as a non-profit organization under the Companies Act No. 7 of 2007.