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Making Microfinance Work: Managing for Improved Performance

Event date: 3/4/2018 9:00:00 AM To 3/14/2018 5:00:00 PM
Location: Cairo – Egypt


Training Event: Making Microfinance Work; Managing for Improved Performance

A highly interactive training workshop addressing 24 management related topics with specific case studies from microfinance institutions from the region and across the world. Practice and Theory are integrated into the discussions and weave across the multitude of nuances that face all levels of management at microfinance institutions.



The participants: this is a management level workshop mainly targeting all units at MFI’s and other financial institutions offering micro financial products and services; this would include operations, finance, human resource and research & development units. The discussions and the curricula are beneficial for both senior and middle level management teams.

The trainers: the workshop will be facilitated by three Sanabel / ILO certified trainers from the region with a vast experience in management, training, operations and financial implications on the performance of the institutions, and the sector at large. For this workshop we are pleased to confirm the following trainers:

  • Hassan Faried, CEO of DBACD, Egypt (Trainer's Bio)
  • Manal Hassoun, Capacity Building Manager & Business Development Advisor at Al Majmoua, Lebanon (Trainer's Bio)
  • Muhamed Bachachi, Internal Audit Manager at Vitas, Iraq (Trainer's Bio)

Collectively, the team of trainers has around 50 years of local/regional expertise in the sector which they aim to share with the participants in the framework of the 24 modules of the MMW curricula.



The curricula, the participants and the trainers will engage in discussions, group work, cases studies and analyze the inputs, as well as process the outputs in a manner that offers them solutions that they can adopt when they go back to their institutions.

The workshop is divided into 5 sections covering the following main themes; 1) Management of Financial Institutions; 2) Markets and Marketing; 3) Risk Management; 4) Organizational Architecture of MFIs and 5) Improved Efficiency and Productivity of MFIs. Each includes 4-5 modules addressing specific topics in depth.



This is an intensive 10 day workshop starting on Monday February 19, 2018 and ending on Thursday March 1, 2018



This workshop will take place in Cairo – Egypt.


Participation Fees:

  • Sanabel Members: $ 1500
  • Non Members: $ 1700

Registration deadline: February 10, 2018



Please fill the application form and send it to: training@sanabelnetwork.org



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