World Bank calls on DID to help finalize microinsurance regulatory framework in French-speaking Africa
DID will make specific recommendations to ensure that the new regulations are more conducive to financial inclusion.Read more
2014 at a glance
DID concluded the year 2014 with an unprecedented portfolio of major projects. Discover our main accomplishments by reading our 2014 Annual Review.Read more
To increase financial inclusion in rural areas
The United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has called on the services of DID to increase the effectiveness and impact of its rural finance interventions in West and Central Africa.Read more
DID pays homage to women and those who help them progress
DID salutes the audacity and tenacity of all women and men who participate concretely in the construction of a more egalitarian world.
Panama's Centro Financiero Empresarial wins recognition at the PREMIC 2014 event
The client entrepreneurs of the Entrepreneur Financial Centre (EFC) set up and operated by DID in Panama were grand winners at this event celebrating microfinance and entrepreneurship.
Specialized and flexible expertise in microfinance
Founded in 1970 with the goal of sharing the expertise and experience of the Desjardins Group with emerging and developing countries, Développement international Desjardins (DID) celebrated 40 years of operations in 2010. A pioneer in the deployment and development of microfinance (also known as community finance) around the world, DID today is a world leader in this sector. More