Social Fund for Development
Download
1 / 9

Social Fund for Development (SFD) - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 66 Views
  • Uploaded on

Social Fund for Development (SFD). Micro Finance Central Sector (MFCS) October, 2009 Cairo, Egypt. Social Fund For Development (SFD). Established in 1991 by Presidential Decree No 40 and presided by the Prime Minister

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Social Fund for Development (SFD)' - abra-mcpherson


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Social fund for development sfd

Social Fund for Development

(SFD)

Micro Finance Central Sector

(MFCS)

October, 2009

Cairo, Egypt


Social fund for development sfd
Social Fund For Development (SFD)

  • Established in 1991 by Presidential Decree No 40 and presided by the Prime Minister

  • Law No. 141/2004 mandated SFD for planning, coordination and promotion of the MSME sector in Egypt, specifically to:

    • Contribute to creating stable job opportunities.

    • Contribute to the alleviation of poverty & unemployment through Human Development & Provision of Basic Services.

    • Mitigate the adverse effects of the Economic Reform Program and transition towards a free market economy.

The Role of SFD as an Apex Organization


Microfinance achievements 1992 june 2009
Microfinance Achievements (1992- June 2009)

  • Total No. of Contractssigned with NGO’s 512.

  • Total contracted amount

    Loan= L.E 703 m Grant= L.E 24 m

  • Amount disbursed to NGO’s

    Loan = L.E 645 m Grant = L.E 20 m

  • Amount disbursed to End Borrowers

    Loan = 1,695 m Grant= L.E 13 m

  • Total No. of Clients773,212

  • Total No. of Jobs Created 926,052



Focusing on improving promoting safe work places within microenterprises
Focusing on Improving & Promoting Safe Work Places within Microenterprises

Through MFI’s

  • Loan Officers: A supportive relationship with business owners through the loan officers.

  • Training: For Loan Officers to improve working conditions

  • Credit: Improving working conditions through introducing a new “dual purpose” loan product. Dual purpose loans are generally loans that provide credit plus funds to cover improving working conditions.


Focusing on improving promoting safe work places within microenterprises1
Focusing on Improving & Promoting Safe Work Places within Microenterprises

  • Code of Conduct: Working with micro entrepreneurs to develop a code of conduct that governs the working conditions.

  • Hazard Identification, categorizing & mitigation.


Promoting protecting the interests of children who work
Promoting & Protecting the Interests of Children Who Work Microenterprises

  • Indirect Loans to Working Children

  • Vocational Training to children to transform from dangerous jobs to safer sectors.

  • Opening Illiteracy classes within the MFIs.


Promoting protecting the interests of children who work1
Promoting & Protecting the Interests of Children Who Work Microenterprises

  • Linking the children to Health units

  • Awareness sessions to children’s parents on working hazards and means of receiving a micro loan.

  • Awareness about gender and female participation to have a career


Thanks
THANKS Microenterprises