Dermalogica, Kiva to Unveil Microfinance Scheme

    Skin care firm Dermalogica and micfrofinance organization Kiva are due to launch Tuesday (March 8) an online platform that will help women entrepreneurs worldwide access small loans.

    The tool, Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship, or joinFITE, seeks to help some 25,000 women in 57 nations. It will be launched at a conference of the Business Civic Leader Center and United Nations Office for Partnerships at the U.N. headquarters in New York.

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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.