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  • Digital sketch of a camera and snapshots with the title Tell Your Story
    USAID/MPEP Seeking Success Stories!

    USAID’s Office of Microenterprise & Private Enterprise Promotion is looking for engaging photos and their stories to highlight the human face of USAID's microenterprise development work. Submit your photos by April 30!

  • Book cover of Arab Women Rising
    Join USAID April 10

    This discussion will focus on the new book Arab Women Rising, a story of the entrepreneurial journeys of 35 women, from a flower farmer tending her fields in the Tunisian countryside to a Saudi royal advocating for expanded women’s rights throughout the kingdom.

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    Microcredit Summit

    Submit your proposal for a workshop that showcases new and innovative ways of serving the poor and extreme poor. The 17th Microcredit Summit will be held in Mexico Sept. 8-10. 

  • Cover of Field Report with title
    Latest FIELD Report: Smallholders in Value Chains

    The purpose of the paper is to advance understanding of inclusive growth by reviewing empirical evidence from twelve agricultural value chains that have engaged and benefited smallholders. 

  • Microinsurance Innovation Facility Annual Report cover page
    ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility Annual Report 2013

    This report showcases the results of the ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility during the past six years. 

  • Family stands in field with harvested vegetables
    USAID launches Leveraging Economic Opportunities (LEO) project

    The project will support improvements in performance of market systems to generate growth, and to structure that growth in such a way that it is inclusive of women and the extreme poor. 

Microlinks captures new learning in microenterprise development, disseminates it among practitioners, USAID mission staff, and other donors, and connects those actors to each other in order to improve development outcomes around the world.

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d.allan | Apr 16, 2014 12:46 | COMMENTS()
The USAID-Foras project is helping Iraqi businesses make smarter hiring choices through the Foras Jobs Portal. The portal’s robust capabilities help to match the most qualified candidates with job...
Microlinks Team | Apr 7, 2014 17:07 | COMMENTS()
USAID’s Office of Microenterprise & Private Enterprise Promotion is looking for engaging photos and their stories to highlight the human face of USAID's microenterprise development work. The...
LReid | Apr 3, 2014 16:11 | COMMENTS()
It seems logical that if a smallholder farmer experiences an increase in his/her profits, this would translate to an increase in his/her household income. Unfortunately, there is little evidence to...
mastermicrofinanzas | Mar 27, 2014 08:07 | COMMENTS(1)
In recent decades, microfinance has expanded all over the world as a tool to promote entrepreneurship, as well as social and financial inclusion of society’s most marginalized members. At present,...
Sabina Rogers | Mar 26, 2014 16:26 | COMMENTS()
You are invited to submit a proposal to organize your own workshop for the 17th Microcredit Summit in Mexico this September 8-10, featuring the theme "Generation Next: Innovations in Microfinance."...

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USAID’s Office of Microenterprise & Private Enterprise Promotion is looking for engaging photos and their stories to highlight the human face of USAID's microenterprise development work.

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