On September 4, 2019, managers and employees at Développement international Desjardins (DID) attended a work session whose goal was to identify new action plans to increase DID’s contribution to environmental protection and the fight against climate change.
The President and CEO of DID t visited and gave presentations to various economic and development players throughout Mexico from August 19 to 24, 2019.
Our colleague Vincent Castonguay is preparing to leave for a 22-month engagement in Colombia as a financing advisor to entrepreneurs. As he gears up for the big departure, Vincent explains what this project means to him, and how he is preparing to tackle this major professional and personal challenge.
In Benin, DID implemented a strategy to support women who wish to run for an elected position in microfinance institutions.
An inititiave to better meet the needs of small and medium enterprises (SMEs, or PYMES in Spanish).
The addition of a new IT architecture advisor will be an asset to the initiatives DID runs to support its partners’ digital shift projects.
DID will be represented by Gerardo Almaguer, CEO, during two national events.
Joëlle Laberge is our intern in communication in Benin. Discover the second post of her internship journal.
“I believe that DID’s mission is a direct extension of Alphonse Desjardins’s goal of lifting people out of poverty.”
On June 20, Marisol Quirion, Director, Investment and Special Projects, took part in a Canadian event on innovative development finance organized by the Canadian Council for International Co-operation and the Aga Khan Foundation Canada.