Strengthening the People's Credit Funds (PCF) Network

Start date: March 2016

End date: March 2024

Funding partner: Global Affairs Canada

Project description

The goal of this project is to improve the efficiency of the Cooperative Bank of Vietnam (Co-opBank) and its People's Credit Funds (PCF) network to offer a diverse range of financial products and services to a rural client base.

Results as of December 31, 2018

  • Number of PCF network employees that received training: 40 (22 men, 18 women)
  • Number of Co-opBank employees that received training: 6
  • Percentage of women supported: 45%
  • Number of loans granted: 15 for a total of CAN$30,000
  • Environmental protection and climate change measures taken: Environmental management plan completed