The Centre for Excellence in Financial Inclusion
Papua New Guinea

Microfinance Expansion Project : Project Statistics

 
 
 
 
 
The Microfinance Expansion Project continues to collect valuable data throughout the course of its operations. These statistics cover the financial education, support to the industry and contribution to the regulation of the industry. The Project is guided by 6 Outputs from which the statistics are drawn.

Key Numerical Indicators as of 31st March 2018

Output 1 - Strengthening Financial Institutions Actual Mar 2018

Number of Microfinance Staff training modules finalized

16

Person days of training is provided to Partner financial Institution staff

3,526 

Women Participation in staff training

1,742

Number of PFI MOUs signed for partnerships

11

Number of new PFI products designed

27

Number of pilot projects started

18

Output 2 - Financial Education & Business Development  Actual Mar 2018  

Number of financial literacy modules finalized

6

Total clients trained of Financial Literacy

 201,154

Women financial literacy clients trained

       95,371 

Total clients trained on Business Development Training

        9,110  

Women clients trained on Business Development Training

           5,844 

Output 3 - Support from CEFI Actual Mar 2018

Number of participants in workshops and trainings conducted by CEFI

92,041    

Women participants in workshops and trainings conducted by CEFI

34,538   

Output 4 - Improving Regulation and Supervision Actual Mar 2018 

Number of participants in workshops and trainings - regulation and supervision (total)

424

Number of participants in workshops and trainings - regulation and supervision (women)

143

Output 5 - Risk Share Facility Actual Mar 2018

Number of Risk Share Agreements signed

4

Number of MSEs or loans financed by LFIs covered by RSF

1,623

Number of MSEs or loans to female clients financed by LFIs covered by RSF

982

Value of loans disbursed by LFIs covered by RSF

19,500,241  

Value of loans disbursed to female clients financed by LFIs covered under RSF

5,504,929 

Output 6 - Strengthening the Project Management Unit Actual Mar 2018

Number of steering committees held

25 

Number of procurement/replacement contracts signed

71  

Number of trainings provided to MEP team & EA/PIU staff by project end

19