Financial Inclusion for Rural Microenterprises

A financial services activity that works in agriculture, clean/renewable energy and policy reform.

Financial Inclusion for Rural Microenterprises

Financial Inclusion for Rural Microenterprises is a USAID and Government of Kenya partnership designed to expand and deliver innovative financial services to small businesses and entrepreneurs, including lending for projects in agriculture, renewable and clean energy, information and communication technology, gender and youth, and policy reform. The project offers training, research and analysis, and consulting to the financial services industry in Kenya to develop and deliver products and services aimed at people who are not traditionally served by the financial system.


  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

    Funding Agencies
    United States | Staff size: Unknown

    USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.

    U.S. foreign assistance has...

  • DAI

    Development Consulting
    Staff size: 1001-5000

    For more than 45 years, DAI has worked on the frontlines of international development, tackling fundamental social and economic development problems caused by inefficient markets, ineffective...

  • Acumen

    Investment & Finance
    United States | Staff size: 26-50

    Acumen Fund is a non-profit venture fund that uses entrepreneurial approaches to solve the problems of global poverty. It was founded in 2001 by Jacqueline Novogratz, author of The Blue...

  • Equity Bank

    Investment & Finance
    Kenya | Staff size: Unknown

    We exist to transform the lives and livelihoods of our people socially and economically by providing them modern, inclusive financial services that maximize their...

  • Oikocredit

    Investment & Finance
    Netherlands | Staff size: 101-250

    Oikocredit is one of the world’s largest sources of private funding to the microfinance sector. We also provide credit to trade cooperatives, fair trade organizations and small-to-medium...

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Key Information

LocationKenya, Eastern Africa
  • Start Date 2011
  • End Date 2015
  • ValueUSD 282 Million