EFC in Zambia Country: Zambie

Financial Partners

  • Global Affairs Canada

Project Implementation Partners

Pulse Financial Services Limited (PFSL), Zambia

Project Description

 

This project has the goal of increasing access to financial services for Zambian small entrepreneurs and fostering the development of local wealth through the creation of value accruing from the increased economic activity carried out by the entrepreneurs financed solely through mobilized savings and community-owned assets.

 

The activities carried out under the project are aimed at training staff as well as the adaptation, implementation and deployment of new tools and methodologies / technologies.  Under the project short term consulting assistance will be aimed at optimizing the financial products and services offered to entrepreneurs in the country and making them sustainable. The project will also provide direct financial support to the partner to assist institutional strengthening, development and deployment efforts. Lastly, the project will make it possible to establish parameters for the methodology and mechanisms for access to ownership of assets by Zambian entrepreneurs and clients.