Christine Totre Provides fortnightly training to a group of women on economic issues and business practises such as the importance of savings, the dangers of giving "freebies" and how to effectively compete. Attendence is mandatory for all those receiving loans.

Christine Totre
Provides fortnightly training to a group of women on economic issues and business practises such as the importance of savings, the dangers of giving "freebies" and how to effectively compete. Attendence is mandatory for all those receiving loans.

FIELD VISIT 2017

Deki visits IADES in Togo.

 

Bryony Spooner, Deki's Marketing and Communications Director, visited our Togolose Field Partner, IADES, in April 2017.

 
Amelepe Mawuto Using her first loan to start a coconut selling business in Lome, Togo. "With my first loan I bought 100 coconuts for £26.  It's just the start"

Amelepe Mawuto
Using her first loan to start a coconut selling business in Lome, Togo. "With my first loan I bought 100 coconuts for £26.  It's just the start"

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Blog post - Togo? Where is that?
Bryony Spooner, Marketing and Communications Director visits one of our newest Field Partners.

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Christian Kadangah Executive Director of IADES, explaining what a loan can mean to one of its 3,000 women members.

Christian Kadangah
Executive Director of IADES, explaining what a loan can mean to one of its 3,000 women members.

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IADES is clear: a loan is only part of the wider issue Focus also needs to be on social training, something microfinance institutions in Togo tend to overlook.

IADES is clear: a loan is only part of the wider issue
Focus also needs to be on social training, something microfinance institutions in Togo tend to overlook.

Efanam Kumessi A state Certified midwife. She meets with gruops of women receiving loans to train and answer questions on a range of topics such as breastfeeding and planning for pregnancy. A firm believer in distributing knowledge to overcome ignorance.

Efanam Kumessi
A state Certified midwife. She meets with gruops of women receiving loans to train and answer questions on a range of topics such as breastfeeding and planning for pregnancy. A firm believer in distributing knowledge to overcome ignorance.

"How can you distinguish yourself in a competitive market?" The subject under discussion at one of the mandatory Economic and Business training sessions for all those who receive loans from IADES. Cards are used for those not able to read.

"How can you distinguish yourself in a competitive market?"
The subject under discussion at one of the mandatory Economic and Business training sessions for all those who receive loans from IADES. Cards are used for those not able to read.

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IADES began to provide loan to farmers in 2015 60% of Togo's population live in rural areas, trying to ear an income while coping with the harsh climate and rain shortages.

IADES began to provide loan to farmers in 2015
60% of Togo's population live in rural areas, trying to ear an income while coping with the harsh climate and rain shortages.

Monsieur Koudaya A veterinary technician works with rural communities to train them about animal welfare while also providing antibiotics for the livestock. The vet sends a progress report to IADES once a month.

Monsieur Koudaya
A veterinary technician works with rural communities to train them about animal welfare while also providing antibiotics for the livestock. The vet sends a progress report to IADES once a month.

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