ADFIAP Events team has successfully held the combined SME and microfinance study tour program held in Phnom Pehn and Siem Reap Cambodia on November 19-21, 2007, organized in cooperation with the Rural Development Bank of Cambodia.
The event, attended by 27 participants from the countries of Vietnam, Malaysia, Bhutan, China India, Iran, Oman, Palau, and Cambodia, were able to deepen their knowledge on Cambodian’s best practices on SME finance and microfinance through visitations to various industry major players and policy-making bodies as well as conduits of wholesale and retail SME and microfinance funds. Cambodia’s SME finance and microfinance sectors are thriving and the country has many successful SME and microfinance institutions.
The Cambodian event also served as a platform for the participants to exchanged views and ideas on the subject, leading to their broader and richer understanding of the significant role that DFIs play in the promotion of SME finance and microfinance in their respective countries.
ADFIAP Events Team is the business unit of Association that specializes in organizing and managing specific and demand-driven activities aside from the formal training and credentialing courses offered by the ADFIAP Institute of Development Finance (IDF). These activities include conferences, symposia, exhibits & expos, study tours, on-the-job programs, etc.