Skip to main content
14 May 2020 Covid-19 crisis

One million or one hundred million casualties? The impact of the covid-19 crisis on the least developed and developing countries

In a recent working paper available for download here we have analyzed the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the Least Developed and Developing Countries. We find that the overall impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the least developed and developing countries is massive, with a potentially very high number of casualties: we float an entirely arbitrary figure of 100 million.

13 May 2020 Covid-19 crisis

Guidance note on the extension of deadlines for banks and MFIs in the WAMU region

In order to ensure the continuity of the activities of financial institutions in facing Covid-19, BCEAO and ADA are publishing a guidance note on the extension of deadlines for banks and MFIs in the WAMU region.

Several tools have already been released to ensure the continuity of the activities of financial institutions to face Covid-19.

11 May 2020 Central America

The key role of business incubators and accelerators in Latin America

How do the region's incubators and accelerators do to remotely support enterprises facing the Covid-19?

 

07 May 2020 Covid-19 crisis

Measures to facilitate work in MFIs

In daily contact with MFIs, ADA has identified some measures to facilitate the work for the employees and clients of the MFIs.

06 May 2020 Covid-19 crisis

An international coalition to protect microfinance institutions and their clients in the COVID-19 crisis

An international coalition to protect microfinance institutions and their clients in the COVID-19 crisis

05 May 2020

REDCAMIF: "Supporting networks and institutions"

Iván Gutiérrez, Executive Director of REDCAMIF, and Andrea Rosales, Head of Communication and Training, talk about their crisis management.

 

30 April 2020 Covid-19 crisis

Voices from the ground: Central Asia

New interview on the situation in the world by the LMDF fund

28 April 2020 Covid-19 crisis

Digital and microfinance sector in the face of the health crisis

by the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation

The Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation has set up an observatory dedicated to monitoring the effects of the health crisis in conjunction with 80 microfinance institutions (MFIs) and social business partners in some 40 emerging countries in order to regularly collect information to share and learn from it.

24 April 2020 Covid-19 crisis

Download the toolkit to implement the Guidance Note on Business Continuity for MFIs

A series of tools has been developed by ADA and Oikocredit especially to help you!

To complement the Guidance Note on Business Continuity for MFIs published by ADA a few weeks ago, which you can download here, ADA and Oikocredit have developed a series of tools to help you implement these best practices to manage the crisis related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

24 April 2020 Covid-19 crisis

ADA Chair in financial law works with research partners on papers

In order to support regulators around the world the ADA Chair in financial law (inclusive finance) works with its research partners on a number of papers that analyze regulatory challenges in relation to the crisis.