Citi Beefs up Haitian Microfinance Sector

    International financial services firm Citi said it will offer USD1 million in grants to three local microfinance institutions in Haiti. Fonkoze, FINCA Haiti and SOGESOL will use the funding to extend their services to local micro entrepreneurs and small-business owners. The amount forms part of the USD2 million Citi pledged for relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti.

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      Ma. Rizza Leonzon

      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.