MICROFINANCE EVENT: Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) to Host 17th Annual Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic), October 26-28, 2015, Santiago, Chile

Event Name: Foromic 2015: The Future of Financial Inclusion Forum

Event Date: October 26-28, 2015

Event Location: CasaPiedra Convention Center, Santiago, Chile

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) to Host 17th Annual Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic), November 4-6, 2014, Guayaquil, Ecuador

Event Name: 17th Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic)

Event Date: November 4-6, 2014

Event Location: Guayaquil Convention Center, Guayaquil, Ecuador 

MICROCAPITAL EVENT: Inter-American Development Bank to Host Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic) 2013, Guadalajara, Mexico, September 30-October 2, 2013

Event Name: Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic) 2013

Event Date: September 30 – October 2, 2013

Event Location: Expo Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) to Host 15th Annual Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic), Bridgetown, Barbados, October 1-3, 2012

Event Name: 15th Inter-American MicroEnterprise Forum (Foromic)

Event Location: Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Bridgetown, Barbados

MICROFINANCE EVENT: REDCAMIF to Host Discussion on National Microfinance Networks in Central America and the Caribbean at XIV FOROMIC 2011, October 10, 2011, San Jose, Costa Rica

Event Name: REDCAMIF Investors Meeting – “National Networks and the Role of Microfinance in the Region”

Event Date: October 10, 2011

Event Time: 10:30 am to 12:45 pm

Event Location: Hotel Ramada Herradura, San Jose, Costa Rica

MICROFINANCE EVENT: XIV FOROMIC 2011: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise, October 10 to 12, 2011, San Jose, Costa Rica, Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank and the Multilateral Investment Fund

Event Name: XIV FOROMIC 2011: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise

Event Date: October 10 to October 12, 2011

Event Location: San Jose, Costa Rica

MICROFINANCE EVENT: XIII FOROMIC 2010: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise, October 6 to 8, 2010, Montevideo, Uruguay, Sponsored by the Multilateral Investment Fund, Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank

Event Name: XIII FOROMIC 2010: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise

Event Date: October 6 to 8, 2010

Event Location: Montevideo, Uruguay

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MICROFINANCE EVENT: XII FOROMIC 2009: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise

Microfinance Event: XII FOROMIC 2009: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise

FOROMIC 2009: Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise, September 30 – October 2, 2009, Arequipa, Peru, Sponsored by the Multilateral Investment Fund, Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank

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MICROCAPITAL STORY: Foromic Conference, hosted by the Inter-American Development Bank, to Focus on Responsible Finance, Response to International Crises, Rural Finance, Housing, Technology, Venture Capital and the Importance of Networks

On October 8-10, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will host the sixth edition of the Forum on Microenterprise (FOROMIC). Aside from a general discussion on microfinance in Latin America and the Caribbean, the conference will focus on responses to international crises, rural finance, housing, technology, venture capital and the importance of networks. To learn more about this event, please read this previous MicroCapital story.

MICROCAPTIAL STORY: Inter-American Development Bank’s Awards for Microenterprise Development Will be presented at the Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise (FOROMIC) in Paraguay to Recognize Advances in Microfinance

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) recently announced that the Awards for Microenterprise Development will be presented at the IDB’s 11th Inter-American Forum on Microenterprise (FOROMIC) in Asuncion Paraguay, in October 2008. It will be organized by the government of Paraguay as well as by the IDB’s Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), which promotes inclusive private sector growth through grants and investments.

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Inter-American Awards for Financial and Entrepreneurial Innovation: Applications Due July 10, 2015

The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the IDB (Inter-American Development Bank) Group, has announced that it is accepting applications for the 2015 Inter-American Awards for Financial and Entrepreneurial Innovation, which is intended to recognize the achievements of institutions that support financial inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean.

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Caribbean MicroFinance Alliance (CMFA) to Host “Sixth Caribbean Microfinance Forum (CMF VI): Solutions for Inclusive Growth;” July 6-9, 2015; Miami, Florida, USA

Event Name: The Sixth Caribbean Microfinance Forum: Solutions for Inclusive Growth

Event Date: July 6-9, 2015

Event Location: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Miami Airport & Convention Centre; Miami, Florida, United States of America

Cost: The fee to attend the forum is USD 600. A reduced rate of USD 475 is available for attendees who register by April 1, 2015, and a discounted rate of USD 200 is available for one-day registration.

MICROFINANCE EVENT: New Ventures Mexico to Host 5th Annual “Latin American Impact Investment Forum (FLII),” February 24-26, 2015, Merida, Mexico

Event Name: Fifth Annual Latin American Impact Investment Forum (Foro Latinamericano de Inversion de Impacto)

Event Dates: February 24-26, 2015

Event Location: Hyatt Regency Merida, Merida, Mexico

MICROFINANCE EVENT: Caribbean MicroFinance Alliance (CMFA) to Host “Fifth Caribbean Microfinance Forum: Building an Environment for Entrepreneurs to Excel,” June 2 – 5, 2014, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Event Name: The Fifth Caribbean Microfinance Forum: Building an Environment for Entrepreneurs to Excel

Event Date: June 2 – 5, 2014

Event Location: Iberostar Rose Hall Suites Hotel, Montego Bay, Jamaica

MICROFINANCE EVENT: New Ventures Mexico to Host 4th Annual “Latin American Impact Investment Forum (FLII),” February 18 – 20, 2014, Merida, Mexico

Event Name: Latin American Impact Investment Forum (Foro Latinoamericano de Inversion de Impacto)

Event Date: February 18 – 20, 2014

Event Location: Hyatt Regency, Merida, Mexico

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Inter-American Development Bank to Allow Public to Select Programs Seeking to Improve Financial Inclusion for People with Disabilities in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), a US-based multilateral financial institution, recently announced a call for proposals to increase the inclusion of people with disabilities as financial sector clients and workers in Latin America and the Caribbean. The competition is open to public and private financial institutions from IDB’s 48 member countries to propose projects to be carried out in Latin America and the Caribbean. Proposals will be voted on by the public, and the ideas with the most votes will receive grants of up to USD 50,000 to assist with their implementation. Proposals that focus on gender equality will be given priority.