Microfinance Directory is a Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) and related organization directoty spread throughout Kenya. We currently have most if not all of the Microfinance Institutions in Kenya. The directory is independent and enjoying full legal status and complete autonomy in administrative and financial matters. Microfinance Directory was created mainly for the purpose of having a common ground for Microfinance institutions share their information, products and experience; and to link up and network with both local and international microfinance actors. The directory has the following objectives:
- Enhance collective action by MFIs and other stakeholders for a conducive policy and regulatory environment for microfinance in kenya.
- Develop and strengthen system for information collection, analysis, and dissemination through databases, print and electronic media.
- Strengthen the capacity of MFIs to deliver appropriate and sustainable financial services to the economically productive poor through co-ordination and organization of lateral learning workshops, thematic debates, exchange visits, and linkages with other organizations.
- Develop and operationalise a Performance Monitoring System for MFIs that will help set standards and benchmarks as well as increase professionalism in the microfinance sub-sector.