March 2011 | Volume 9| Issue Number 3
Events In this Issue

 34th ADFIAP Annual Meetings
   April 20-23, 2011

 10th Study Tour - MSME Financing in Malaysia
   May 2-6, 2011 | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 11th Study Tour - MSME Financing in Bangkok
   June 6-10, 2011 | Bangkok, Thailand

 Financial Inclusion: Regulations to Support MSME    Financing Availability
   June 27&28, 2011 | Manila, Philippines

   • AC conducts two SME access to finance workshops in       Colombo
   • AC makes courtesy call to ADFIAP Chair
   • ADFIAP Awards Board meet to name this year’s winners
   • BDC President visits ADFIAP Secretariat
   • IDF runs 8th STP on MSMEs, draws 29 participants
   • ADFIAP, GCGF explore training cooperation on corporate       governance
   • ADFIAP, DBP host AIF briefing
   • ADFIAP, SMART Cebu partners hold review and planning       meeting
   • ADFIAP Secretariat receives WSBI Official

Upcoming Main Event
MARK YOUR CALENDAR: 34th ADFIAP Annual Meetings, April 20-23, 2011
Partners Event

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Global Sustainable Finance Conference", September 8-9, 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany presented by the World Federation of Development Financing Institutions (WFDFI) and organized by ADFIAP and E-Tech Germany endorsed by UNEP Finance Initiative.

The Environmental & Social Risk Analysis (ESRA). Online Course provides in-depth and personalised training. Tutors engage with participants online on a daily basis, providing guidance and facilitating debates. As a participant, you will be involved in a range of activities, from simulating implementation of environmental and social policies and guidelines and analysing case studies, to carrying out exercises based on your own clients’ environmental and social impacts.

Member News

Exim Thailand announces operating results for 2010
NBU, SMBC to boost business cooperation
DBT gets additional WB loan for renewable energy and energy    efficiency projects
GCEL's "Go-I-Plan" offers efficient logistics services
Seylan Bank develops "Gold Heart" account
HDFC Bank offers investment account for children
Vnesheconombank, EBRD agree to cooperate within the    Partnership for Modernization Initiative
RCBC Savings Bank markets solid, low risk investment product

Advocacy News
NDBP offers subsidy to new homeowners who install energy    efficiency measures

RDB follows rule on good corporate governance


Vneshenocombank provides financial assistance to SMEs
Project News
ADFIAP joins European SCP study mission
ADFIAP, SMART Cebu partners hold review and planning    meeting
Partner/Network News

Climate Change in South Asia: Strong Responses for Building a    Sustainable Future (a publication of the Asian Development    Bank)
The CIPE Guide to Governance Reform: Strategic Planning for    Emerging Markets (a publication of the Center for International    Private Enterprise)
Market Access, Transparency and Fairness in Global Trade,    Export Impact for Good 2010 (a publication of the International    Trade Centre)

Other News/Resources

ECOLODGES: Exploring Opportunities for Sustainable Business    (a publication of the International Finance Corporation)
Market Movers: Lessons from Frontier Innovation (a    publication of the International Finance Corporation)

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2011 Calendar of Activities
February 4
Manila, Philippines
SME Center Asia Forum I (HELD)
March 21-25
Manila, Philippines
8th Study Tour Program-MSME Financing in the Philippines (HELD)
April 4-8
Seoul, Korea
9th Study Tour Program - SME Financing in Korea (Specialized for the African Association of DFIs)
April 20-23
34th ADFIAP Annual Meetings
May 2-6
K. Lumpur, Malaysia
10th Study Tour Program - MSME Financing in Malaysia
June 6-10
Bangkok, Thailand
11th Study Tour Program - MSME Financing in Thailand
June 27-28
Manila, Philippines
Financial Inclusion: Regulations to Support MSME Financing Availability
July 4-8
Manila, Philippines
Institutionalizing Responsible Corporate Citizenship (Regional)
July 20-22
HCMC, Vietnam
Institutionalizing Responsible Corporate Citizenship (National)
August 1-5
Tokyo, Japan
12th Study Tour Program on MSME in Japan
August 22-26
Manila, Philippines
Credit Risk Management
September 5-9
K. Lumpur, Malaysia
Credit & Investment Appraisal
September 8-9
Karlsruhe, Germany
Global Sustainable Finance Conference
September 12-14
K. Lumpur, Malaysia
Institutionalizing Responsible Corporate Citizenship (National)
September 28-30
Mumbai, India
Institutionalizing Responsible Corporate Citizenship (National)
October 3-5
Bangkok, Thailand
Institutionalizing Responsible Corporate Citizenship (National)
October 17-21
Manila, Philippines
Key Performance Indicators for DFIs
October 26-28
Thimpu, Bhutan
November 14-18
Manila, Philippines
6th Core Development Bank Management Program (ACCP Level I)
Nov 21 - Dec 2
Manila, Philippines
5th Development Bank Management Program (ACCP Level II)
December 12-16
K. Lumpur, Malaysia
Islamic Banking Seminar
"Banking without Interest"

* Dates/Venue to be confirmed (click to view full calendar)

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