Impact of Micro-finance Services on Poverty Reduction in Nepal

International Network of Alternative Financial Institutions (INAFI) and SAP-Nepal conducted a thematic research study on ‘Impact of Micro-finance Services on Poverty Reduction in Nepal’. This study aims to find out the overall impact of micro-finance on poverty reduction by assessing the different dimensions of impact on poverty. This report shows that there is a positive impact of micro-finance on poverty reduction. The study report states that micro-finance can enable poor people to enhance their access to financing for the income growth and welfare improvement through micro-enterprise development, increased ability to address vulnerability and economic empowerment.

Published by : INAFI, SAP-Nepal

Date of Publication : 2005

 

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