2018 CEO Retreat

Analysis Of The Performance Of The Microfinance Sector In Zimbabwe - Dec 2017

2017 results with respect to outreach reflects a sector largely on a rebound with total disbursed loans for the year amounting to $197.2 million compared with $166.0 million in 2016, an increase by $31.2 million or 18.7%. This is inspite of the year 2017 being the period when interest ceiling of 10% interest rates by the Central Bank was introduced effective January 2017.

Microfinance Conference Presentations | 7- 8 September 2017

Item Presentation Action
1 2017 Microfinance ZIMRA  Workshop Presentation
2 D  G Speech  - Microfinance Conference September 2017
3 Psychometrics Malaysia_07092017
4 RC - Microfinance Workshop - Credit  and Collateral Registry Presentation

ZAMFI Launches Regulatory Review on the Microfinance Sector

The Zimbabwe Association of Microfinance Institutions (ZAMFI) today used the occasion of their 3rd Annual Microfinance Sector Winter School in Kariba, to launch a regulatory review of their sector. The Winter School is taking place from 18 and 20 May under the theme “Tranversing the Microfinance Landscape”.

ZAMFI Summary

ZAMFI (Zimbabwe Assocition for Microfinance Institutions) is the umbrella body for microfinance institutions. Our vision is to transform the quality of life of the poor and marginalised communities. Our mission is to advocate for an enabling regulatory and funding environment and to promote best practices in the provision of demand- driven services for the growth of the microfinance industry in Zimbabwe.

faraiMrs Mpofu is a Financial services Corporate Communication, Marketing and Investor Relations specialist who has spent almost a quarter of a century in the industry. She is an alumnus of the British Council leadership programme, "Tomorrow's Leaders". In the social and leadership space Mrs Mpofu's contributions include service on the boards of Women's University in Africa, Culture Fund of Zimbabwe Trust, St Martin's Convent School, Junior Achievement in Zimbabwe and coordinator for Women to Women forum. Farai is a blood donor and patron to "Pledge 25", a national "club" of young adults who pledge to donate no less than 25 units of blood in their lifetime.
Mrs Mpofu is the Chairperson of the Planning and Operations committee on the ZAMFI board. The committee's major mandate is, together with the Secretariat, to ensure that ZAMFI offers quality, sector and country responsive programmes that are compatible and accelerates our vision and mission.