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EAST AFRICA MICROFINANCE SUMMIT 2016

REGISTER TODAY! The Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) in collaboration with East Africa Microfinance Network (EAMFINET) is organizing the second East Africa Microfinance Summit. EAMFINET is an umbrella organization for Microfinance Associations in Rwanda (AMIR), Kenya (AMFI-K), Uganda (AMFIU), Burundi (RIM) and Tanzania (TAMFI).   Date:                    2nd to 4th November 2016 Place:                   Julius […]

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CITI MICRO ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARDS 2016

Theme: FINANCIAL INCLUSION AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT OF LOW INCOME INDIVIDUALS Early this year, Citi Bank launched Citi Micro-Entrepreneurship Awards Program in Tanzania, conducted by Tanzania Association of MicroFinance Institutions. The awards program is designed in raising awareness about microfinance among micro entrepreneurs who benefit from it. Hundreds of micro entrepreneurs presented their business projects for examination […]

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Opportunity to Volunteer for Tanzania Association of Micro finance Institutions (TAMFI)

Location: Tanzania, Dar es Salaam Description: To work with TAMFI, TAMFI members and Partner Organizations. Duration: 6 months – 1 year TAMFI is an umbrella of microfinance institutions in Tanzania that seeks to strengthen Tanzania’s microfinance sector by promoting cooperation and collaboration among its member organizations, providing training, conducting research, and advocacy. TAMFI wishes to […]

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Agricultural value chain training

The training was conducted for two and a half days at Kingway Hotel located alongside Dar es Salaam – Mbeya Highway within Morogoro Municipality. The training was attended by Thirty two (32) trainees from twenty four (24) MFIs as well as seven (7) facilitators. The main facilitator was from Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) while […]

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TAMFI: Address Microfinance players’ internal weaknesses to increase financial inclusion

*Customer centricity, innovation way forward Failure in financial inclusion in Tanzania can partly be attributed to internal weaknesses of providers of financial services ranging from products costs, packaging, technology, terms, conditions, practices and relationship among other issues. Delivering a key note address at a two day rural Microfinance conference in Dar es Salaam that ended on Friday, […]

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Deputy minister opens key micro finance conference in Dar and Commends sub-sector for championing equality

Dar es Salaam:   The microfinance industry in Tanzania plays a big role in bringing  equality to all citizens especially the disabled and less fortunate in the rural areas. Deputy Minister of State, Prime Minister’s Office(persons with Disability) Hon. Dr. Abdallah Possi , MP, made the assertion when he opened a key two day microfiche […]

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CITI Micro Entrepreneurship Award program shortlisted entrepreneurs.

Early this year, April 2016, Citi Bank launched Citi Micro-Entrepreneurship Awards Program in Tanzania. The awards program is designed in raising awareness about microfinance among micro entrepreneurs who benefit from it. Several micro entrepreneurs presented their business projects to microfinance experts and only thirty one (31) were shortlisted for the final selection. 1. FRANCIS CHINA […]

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Skills, knowledge on risk management vital for better future of micro finance industry- TAMFI

  Workshop photos Tanzania Association of Micro finance Limited (TAMFI) organized a three days risk management training for micro finance institutions. The training started yesterday the 15th of June, 2016 and will come to close on Friday 17th June, 2016. Yesterday while opening the training, TAMFI CEO Winnie Terry said that it’s their expectations that […]