The Association for Micro-finance Institutions (AMFI) is a member-based organization that was established and registered in 1999 under the societies Act, with the aim to build the capacity of the Kenyan Micro finance Industry. Since its conception AMFI-K has continued to play a major role in the development of the industry with a broad mandate of promoting a conducive environment for the development of MFIs, clients and the business environment.
The membership of AMFI-K is varied but focuses on institutions which provide micro finance services to the lower pyramid of the society.
To be the network of choice that promote a conducive environment for micro finance providers in Kenya.
To champion the aspirations of micro finance institutions through advocacy, capacity building, linkages and research.
Team Professionalism, Service Excellence, Leadership and Integrity.
AMFI advocates for appropriate changes in legal and regulatory environment to ensure its members operate competitively and to create awareness among policy makers, development partners, and the general public about the role of microfinance in poverty alleviation and employment creation in Kenya
AMFI provides its members with a package of capacity building programmes to enable them develop skills and capacity to provide financial services to the poor.
AMFI provides regular platforms for its members to enhance effective collaboration among themselves and with other development actors and stakeholders.
AMFI provides its members with timely high quality research that help underpin some of its result areas such as Policy and Advocacy through partnership with research organizations.
The Association of Microfinance Institutions-Kenya has organized a three-day National Microfinance and Trade-fair Conference themed ‘’Promoting Sustainable Development Through Microfinance’’. As a key advocate of financial inclusion, our objective is to showcase and demonstrate the impact and role we play in promoting the National Big Four Agenda as well as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The conference will be held on March 27th- 29th 2019 at the Hilton Nairobi while the Trade and Investor-Fair will run concurrently at the Kenyatta International Conventional Centre (KICC). For more information https://amfikenya.com/news_item.php?id=16
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