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Microfinance works

Vision Microfinance helps people in developing countries to escape from poverty. So far, more than 1.93 billion USD have been handed out in the form of 1173 loans to 308 different MFIs in 67 countries. This meaningful and sustainable help for self-help permits families access to food, medical care and education for their children.

Vision Microfinance was awarded the ESG Transparency Certificate by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) in 2010 for its its exemplary commitment to transparent reporting. The company has repeatedly received the LuxFlag label from the rating agency LuxFlag in Luxembourg.

Vision Microfinance reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 515,541
Incl. family members 2,577,705
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 125
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 43
Percentage of population - rural / urban 39% / 61%
Proportion of gender - women / men 50% / 50%
Size of average credit in USD 3,787
Disbursements since inception in USD 1,736,000

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Vision Microfinance Local Currency reaches

Number of micro-entrepreneurs 45,744
Incl. family members 228,720
Numbers of microfinance institutions the fund invests in 45
Number of developing countries the fund invests in 26
Percentage of population - rural / urban 55% / 45%
Proportion of gender - women / men 58% / 42%
Size of average credit in USD 1,606
Disbursements since inception in USD 178,606,000

Vision Microfinance Local Currency assigns micro credits in