Microfinance for Infrastructure: Recent Experiences
The Water and Sanitation Program- South Asia (WSP-SA) and MHT jointly organized a workshop on Microfinance for Infrastructure: Recent Experiences, on August 31, 2000, in New Delhi, India. The workshop was attended by over 90 delegates from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, including representatives of the international aid agencies, housing finance institutions, Microfinance institutions, government, and NGOs. The workshop aimed to highlight the role of microfinance institutions in providing infrastructure credit and services to the informal sector. This report summarizes the proceedings of the workshop.