Marie Michael Library

Title

The Get Ahead Foundation Stokvel Lending Programme South Africa: an operational overview

Author

Calmeadow

Description

The Get Ahead Foundation (GAF) was established in 1984 to foster economic empowerment of disadvantaged South Africans. The first programme introduced by GAF was the Stokvel Lending Programme, a microenterprise group-based lending programme inspired by The Grameen Bank of Bangladesh.

File No

CALMEADOW-C2

Agency

Calmeadow

Date

Apr-95

Subject(s)

Microfinance, Credit

Pages

27

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