MAPAN (PT RUMA) USES TRADITIONAL FINANCING METHOD TO AID RURAL COMMUNITIES

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MAPAN (PT RUMA) USES TRADITIONAL FINANCING METHOD TO AID RURAL COMMUNITIES

Mapan (PT Ruma), a social enterprise that focuses on community-based financial technology services, works towards increasing financial literacy and helping Indonesian families to change their financial.. Read More

Betting on women in Southeast Asia

Dondi Hananto, Indonesia representative of Patamar Capital, which is partnering with Investing in Women, said his group has been increasingly engaged in discussions about how to.. Read More

Unitus Impact now hiring in Southeast Asia

We are now hiring Country Managers for our Investing in Women Program across the region.   JOB DESCRIPTION Date: 25 January 2017 Title: Investing In.. Read More

Unitus Impact and Mercy Corps’ Social Venture Fund Closes Investment in Vasham

Mercy Corps’ Social Venture Fund completed its second investment in the Indonesian company PT Vasham Kosa Sejahtera. Unitus Impact’s Livelihood Impact Fund led the Series.. Read More

Huffington Post – Making Better Livelihoods for the Global Poor an Investable Proposition

ImpactAlpha.com — There are 18 million smallholder farmers in Indonesia with monthly incomes of less than 200,000 rupiah, or $58. Vasham, a social enterprise in.. Read More

OPIC and Big Tree Farms Partner to Modernize Southeast Asian Agriculture

$3.7 million in development finance supports U.S.-led coconut and cocoa producer in Bali, boosting livelihoods for low-income farmers. Financing comes through innovative OPIC offering to support.. Read More

Wall Street Journal – Tech Companies Struggle to Get World on Internet

Wall Street Journal –  When Sumarni, a 39-year-old woman in a rural village in Indonesia, first cradled a smartphone in her hand about two years.. Read More