Institute of micro-finance and cooperative development.

Training on Credit Appraisal in Microfinance

Credit Appraisal in Microfinance training was conducted by CSD from September 9 to 12, 2013 (Bhadra 24 to 27, 2070) at SAP FALCHA, Kathmandu. 25 participants from different microfinance institutions participated in the training program. The key learning areas were; concept of credit appraisal & its importance in microfinance, client screening for group lending, client screening for collateral based lending, credit processing and appraisal, collateral and its legal consideration, collateral valuation norms, credit monitoring, supervision and delinquency management.

Later in the training hall of CSD Maitighar, Kathmandu another Credit Appraisal Training was organized from March 18 to 21, 2014 (Chaitra 4 to 7, 2070). A total number of 22 participants from different microfinance institutions attended the training program. The participants comprised of branch managers, loan officers, assistant officers, supervisors, loan assistants and junior assistants.

Again, from May 5 to 8, 2014 (Baisakh 22 to 25, 2071) one more Credit Appraisal Training was organized. A total number of   20 participants attended the training program. The majority of participants comprised of officer level staff of Madhya Pashchimanchal Grameen Bikas Bank Ltd. along with branch managers and mangers from other microfinance banks and non-governmental organizations.