Category Archives: India

The number of people around the world who have access to microcredit financing has fallen for the first time in 13 years, reflecting turmoil in the sector and fall out from the global financial crisis.  The total number of people with access to microloans and other financial services fell by 10 million in 2011 compared to 2010.  The sector had ballooned since the 1990s, reaching hundreds of millions of people and … Read More >>

I found these videos over at DefeatingPoverty and urge you to watch them if you wish to better understand the Andra Pradesh situation in India. Enjoy! Video 1: The microfinance mess: How it all began… Video 2: The tragic turn of events: The reason… Video 3: Killing MFIs is not the answer…