P.E.B.Co-BETHESDA, the Association for the Promotion of Community-Based Credit Savings (CBE-BETHESDA), is a Decentralized Financial System created in 1996 and registered as a Microfinance association. Before assuming its Associative form, it was initially a project of the Department Community and Environmental Sanitation (DCAM) of the NGO BETHESDA. It became a full-fledged department in 2004. Their social mission is to “Improve the living conditions of the poor by offering good quality financial and non-financial services”.
What are Financial Sustainability Ratings
Financial Sustainability Ratings (FSR) provide an independent analysis on long-term institutional viability and sustainable financial balance between all stakeholders, while at the same time, integrating relevant social performance factors into the assessment.