The Association of Ethiopian Microfinance Institutions (AEMFI)
The Association of Ethiopian Microfinance Institutions was established as a non-for-profit, non-governmental association of the Ethiopian microfinance Institutions which are formed as per Proclamation 40/1996 and regulated by the National Bank Ethiopian.
It was registered and licensed as such on 28th June, 1999 by the Ministry of Justice of the Federal Government of Ethiopia. The original goals were for it to serve as a platform for knowledge and information sharing, and lobby for political support for the development of an enabling environment for the business of microfinance.
Since its formation, AEMFI’s goals and activities have broadened to include training, research, performance monitoring and benchmarking and provision of technical assistance. Regionally, AEMFI is the strongest of the country level networks in Africa.
Currently AEMFI has more than 50 members MFIs providing microfinance services in the areas of credit delivery, saving, money transfer, and pension payment services in all regions of Ethiopia.
Vision , Mission and Values
AEMFI’s vision is to be a high class innovative network providing value added services in building an inclusive financial system in Africa.
AEMFI’s Mission is to enhance the capacity of microfinance institutions to deliver financial services to urban and rural households through technical assistance, human capital development, knowledge management, research, networking and advocating and promoting the industry with mutual cooperation from its members, practitioners and key stakeholders.
AEMFI is a dynamic and forward-thinking organization with a clear and concise vision and mission statement that outlines our goals and objectives.
AEMFI’s Board Members
At AEMFI, we are proud to have a team of dedicated professionals who are experts in the field of microfinance and financial inclusion. Our team members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to their roles, and are committed to supporting the growth and development of the microfinance industry in Ethiopia. With their expertise and dedication, we are able to provide valuable guidance and support to our members.
AEMFI's 25th Anniversary
AEMFI has planned to celebrate its 25th Anniversary and launch first Ethiopia microfinance day from November 21 – 24, 2023 in parallel with the its 12th biennial conference.
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