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Our partners

Boulder Institute has partnered with FAO, with support of the CABFIN Partnership, to develop the capacities of institutions and their professionals working to increase the availability and understanding of financial services that meet the needs of farming families in developing countries.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is partnering with Boulder Institute to develop a new program for experienced financial inclusion professionals. It is designed to increase understanding of macro-level risks faced in competitive markets, as well as the appropriate strategic responses. IFC is a member of the World Bank Group focused on the private sector, while Boulder institute is an NGO working globally to offer executive training for the microfinance industry.
ILO The International Training Centre of the ILO (ITC-ILO) has collaborated with Boulder Institute since 2005 in organizing the English and French language Boulder MFT programs. The MFT is held on the ITC-ILO campus in Turin and they provide multi-lingual staff support, training expertise, and resources which have helped the programs to continue to grow over the past decade.
AFD The Agence Française de Développement (AFD), through its Capacity Building Department (CEFEB) and its global agency network, brings its technical and pedagogical expertise to the Boulder MFT Program in French. AFD also contributes to the availability of knowledge and literature in the francophone microfinance industry.

Our sponsors

The MasterCard Foundation The partnership between Boulder Institute and Mastercard Foundation is aimed at supporting Boulder Institute in updating its Microfinance Training programs. Additionally, through the MCF Scholarship Program, The Foundation provides training and development for highly motivated and capable microfinance professionals from around the world, especially LDC countries, by offering scholarships, through a highly selective process, to attend Boulder Institute's MFT Programs.
CGAP The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) has supported the Boulder Institute programs for close to 20 years by sponsoring their member donor organization staff to attend the Boulder programs as well as contributing with CGAP staff as core Boulder MFT and RAFP faculty. CGAP also provides relevant educational materials for the program and its participants.
CAF The Coorporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) has supported the Spanish language Boulder MFT Program since its creation over a decade ago, through an important cooperation agreement. Every year, CAF sponsors Boulder MFT participation for several of their strategic partners, with the goal of capacity building in the LAC region.
Metlife The MetLife Foundation has supported Boulder Institute in expanding the training program offerings in Spanish, and has provided scholarships for highly motivated and capable leaders from MetLife countries within the LAC region working in the field of financial inclusion, such as financial institutions, nonprofits, government, academia, and fintech.

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