IBLF Russia reports at the 11th National Conference on Microfinance
The IBLF Russia experience of microfinancing young entrepreneurs was a subject of lively discussion at the industry’s biggest national event. The presentation of Head of the Branch Office IBLF in Russia Boris Tkachenko was commented by the participants attending the session “Offer People Impetus”.
National Conference on Microfinancing is one of the most significant and prestigious events in the industry. It has become a venue where most topical and important issues of microfinance development are discussed. The conference is supported by: Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, Chamber of Industry and Commerce of the Russian Federation, Federal Service for Financial Monitoring of the Russian Federation, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. This year the event was also partnered by IBLF Russia.
The 2012 Conference was attended by more than 500 people from Russia and abroad, representing microfinance organizations and credit cooperative, banks, federal and regional authorities, international development institutions. To participate in the Conference is an established and efficient way of learning innovative approaches to microfinance and sharing opinions on most urgent issues of raising accessibility of financial services. This is primarily accounted for by the broad format of plenary meetings, discussion and training sessions, debates and round-table discussions which ensure high practical usefulness of the event for all participants.
Even though the Conference evoked wide interest of high-ranking officials, executives of the Federal Service for Financial Markets of the Russian Federation, representatives of the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Russian Federation, Moscow Government, Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Telecom, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor), the industry major businesses, the contribution of Head of the Branch Office International Business International Business Leaders Forum in Russia did not go unnoticed. The unique experience accumulated by IBLF Russia in providing microfinance to young entrepreneurs is highly sought for by public authorities and businesses engaged in those activities.