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Enhancing MFI's Training Capacities through Advanced Training of Trainers (ToT)

The Centre for Self- help Development (CSD) organized a training program titled "Advanced Training of Trainers" held in Kathmandu. The five day training program was held from September more...

A Journey from an NGO to a Bank: Bandhan Bank's Experience

On the morning of March 9, 2017 the Centre for Self-help Development organized an interaction program on an experience sharing session with Mr. Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, Founder and Managing more...

In loving memory of Mr. Nanda Ram Baidya

It is with deep sorrow and regret we bid farewell to Mr. Nanda Ram Baidya who passed away on August 15, 2017. In memory of the affable and ever encouraging figure the Centre for more...

Learning from Lanka

A nine member team comprising Board of Directors from 2 FINGOs from Nepal, namely- Dhaulagiri Community Development Centre (DCRDC, Baglung) and Sreejana Community Development Centre (SCDC, more...

Learning from the Grameen Financial System

On the morning of February 9, 2017 the Centre for Self-help Development (CSD) in joint collaboration with the Grameen Trust (GT), Bangladesh initiated a two-day program on the Grameen more...

Learning from our neighbor: Exposure Visit to Bandhan Bank Ltd., India

Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great’ – APJ Abdul Kalam

Kick starting the year 2017, the Centre for more...

Cooperative Board Officials reach a Declaration

The Centre organized a two-day seminar for the Board Officials of the prominent microfinance cooperatives of Nepal on the request of various Cooperative Institutional Members of the Centre more...

CSD 25th Annual General Meeting

CSD held its 25th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday October 23, 2016 in a homely atmosphere at its training hall in Kathmandu. It was attended by 7 Individual Members and 20 more...

Bauddha Grameen MP. Co-operative Ltd., Surkhet Concludes its 16th AGM in Grand Manner

On October 3, 2016 (Ashwin 17, 2073) Bauddha Grameen Multipurpose Co-operative Ltd. (BGMCL), an Institutional Member of CSD, conducted its 16th Annual General Meeting in the midst of more...

One Day Interaction on Microfinance with the Team of Bauddha Grameen MP Coop. Ltd., Surkhet

Giving continuity to the follow up of the 17 point declaration passed by the participating organizations at the National Microfinance Members’ Summit, a One Day Interaction on Microfinance more...

CSD Chairman Observes Field Activities of MFIs in Mid-Western Nepal

Microfinance is many times defined as door-to-door banking and their field staff as the barefoot bankers walking long distances on foot to provide services to those left out from the more...

CSD Chairman Speaks to the Board Officials and Management Team of EDCOL, Surkhet

Seizing the opportunity of CSD Chairman Mr. Shankar Man Shrestha’s visit to Surkhet, Environment Development Multipurpose Cooperative Ltd. (EDCOL), Institutional Member of CSD, organized more...

CSD Celebrates Silver Jubilee Anniversary

On Shrawan 28, 2073 (August 12, 2016) promoters, individuals and institution members, former Board Directors, Microfinance Institution leaders and friends came together at the Hotel Yellow more...

CSD Facilitates Dialogue between Nepal Rastra Bank Officials and Microfinance Practitioners

In view of the stir created by the new Monetary Policy of the Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) among the Microfinance Institutions (MFIs), the Centre for Self-help Development (CSD) felt the need more...

First ever National Microfinance Members' Summit held in Nepal

                     “Entrepreneurship Development, the Way towards Poverty Alleviation”

For the first time in the history of microfinance in Nepal, and unheard of in the global more...

Sahara Nepal Team Learn From IDF- Bangladesh

CSD organized an exposure/ study visit to Bangladesh from July 11-19, 2016. The cooperating agency for the program in Bangladesh was Integrated Development Foundation (IDF), Bangladesh. more...

National Microfinance Members' Summit

Under the initiation of the principle Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) and co-ordination of the Centre for Self-help development (CSD) a first ever, national level 'National Microfinance more...

CSD Chairman caution MFI Branch Managers not to put clients into Over Indebtedness Trap

Speaking from the chair of the closing ceremony of Credit Appraisal training organized by CSD, Mr. Shankar Man Shrestha, Chairman of CSD urged the participants to emphasize more on more...

Nepalese MFIs Officials' Visit To Bangladeshi MFIs

CSD organized an exposure/ study visit to Bangladesh in collaboration with the Integrated Development Foundation (IDF), Bangladesh from December 19 - 27, 2015. Ms. Abhilasha Poudel- more...

Centre for Self-help Development (CSD) Organized a Workshop to address Financial Inclusion and Extreme Poverty Issues in Collaboration with Microcredit Summit Campaign (MSC), USA

                                                                                                         

Centre for Self-help Development (CSD) organized a workshop on ‘Combating more...

Customized Training on Self Development Management

CSD organized a customized "Training on Self Development Management" from Nov 8 to 9, 2015 as per the request of Swabalamban Laghubitta Bikas Bank Ltd. There were 27 participants who were more...

A Training To Develop Positive Attitude

CSD organized a "Training on Self Development Management" from Nov 6 to 7, 2015 in ADBL, Regional Training Centre, Pipari Banke. There were 32 participants who were representing 8 more...

Nepali MFIs' managers on the Insightful Exposure Visit to Bangladesh MFIs

CSD organized an exposure visit to Bangladesh from September 13 to 20, 2015 to observe MFIs operations. The visit was coordinated by the Integrated Development Foundation (IDF), more...

CSD builds facilitation skills of officials of Member Institutions

In order to strengthen the competencies of the Senior Officers of partner MFIs to become an exceptional trainer, CSD organized Training of Trainers (TOT) from Shrawan 18 t0 22, 2072. more...

Rapid Assessment completed in Nuwakot District

The second phase of study on the impact of earthquake in microfinance was conducted in Nuwakot District. The research team of CSD visited various places like Okharpauwa, Ranipauwa, Bidur, more...

CSD initiates Rapid Assessment on Impact of Earthquake on Microfinance

On April 25, 2015, Nepal faced a massive devastation of lives and properties due to the occurrence of 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal. It affected each and every sector. A mega more...

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