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DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez (center) led the oath taking of the newly-elected MCPI Board of Trustees for 2017 - 2018. (From left) Mr. Rolando B. Victoria, Mr. Gadwin E. Handumon, Mr. Angelo B. Solarte, Mr. Nilo Cellon (representing Mr. Kamrul H. Tarafder), Fr. Jose Victor E. Lobrigo, Dr. Jaime Aristotle B. Alip, Mr. Eduardo C. Jimenez, Ms. Marilyn M. Manila, Ms. Corazon Hernares (representing Dr. Cecilia del Castillo), and Mr. Jonar Dorado (representing Ms. Ma. Theresa Catipay), and Mr. Allan Robert I. Sicat.

The 2017 MCPI Annual Conference: Embracing New Milestones and Challenges in Microfinance

The Microfinance Council of the Philippines, Inc. (MCPI) held its 2017 Annual Conference with the theme Embracing New Milestones and Challenges in Microfinance on July 27-28, 2017 at the Century Park Hotel, Manila. The conference convened more than 450 microfinance practitioners, funders, government institutions, donors, investors, private sector representatives, and other development organizations to discuss milestones in regulation, products and services, partnerships, and investments in the Philippine microfinance sector and how microfinance players have responded to challenges in serving poor and low-income households.Continue reading