About the program
The Enhancing Financial Inclusion in Palestine (EFIP) Program is a collaborative initiative created in partnership with GIZ, dedicated to advancing alternative financial solutions with a strong focus on enhancing financial inclusion within the Palestinian Territories.
Are you an established Microfinance Institution (MFI) in Palestine? Have you recently launched a lending solution or are you in the process of creating one? This is your opportunity to make a significant impact on financial inclusion in Palestine and take your financial services to the next level.
Goals of the program
The Enhancing Financial Inclusion in Palestine program is dedicated to boosting the emergence of innovative ideas in the Palestinian market to address the financial inclusion ecosystem.
Licensed Microfinance Institutions eligible to operate in the Palestinian market on a digital lending solution.
Pitch Competition Details
GO-TO-MARKET SUPPORT PROGRAM
November - December
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