Research

Country Series - An Overview of the Microfinance Sector in Nicaragua

Inclusion [Social Ratings] has launched its new Country Series Reports, “Microfinance in …“. The reports highlight some of the key microfinance institutions in each of the countries selected. “Microfinance in … “especially targeted to donors, investors and sector players, provides a compact overview of the state of the national microfinance sector, along with concise data on individual MFI portfolios. The series will be ongoing and future editions will highlight selected countries in Africa, Southeast Asia, as well as Latin America. Our first report focuses on Nicaragua.

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Cómo mejorar tu SPIR I - Integración efectiva de la cuestión de género en las organizaciones

Tools for improving your Social Performance and Impact

The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. The first issue focuses on the integration of gender dimension in organizations. 

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Cómo mejorar tu SPIR II - Medición de la satisfacción

Tools for improving your Social Performance and Impact

The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. This second issue focuses on measurement of employee satisfaction.

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Cómo mejorar tu SPIR III- Definiendo de forma efectiva la misión social de una IMF

Tools for improving your Social Performance and Impact

The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. This third issue focuses on helping you define and implement your social mission.

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How to improve your SPIR III - Defining an effective MFI social mission

Tools for improving your Social Performance and Impact

The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. This third issue focuses on helping you define and implement your social mission.

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Cómo mejorar tu SPIR IV - Buenas prácticas para la resolución de quejas

The series is aimed at providing overviews of policies to enhance social performance practices and covers topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. The fourth issue focuses on good practices for the resolution of complaints.

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Cómo mejorar tu SPIR, No. V - La dimensión medioambiental

Tools for improving your Social Performance and Impact

A series on tools for improving your social performance and impact, written by our regulatory advisor and representative for Latin America, Micaela Pierolivo.

The articles are aimed to provide overviews of policies to enhance companies’ practices in terms of social performance topics such as environmental management tools, effective design of social mission statements and tools for collecting social data, among others. This fifth issue focuses on the environmental factor. 

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