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 31stJune 2017

Output 1 - Strengthening Financial Institutions Actual June 2017

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 June 2017 

Number of financial literacy modules finalized

6

Total clients trained of Financial Literacy

      184,257

Women financial literacy clients trained

        86,782

Total clients trained on Business Development Training

          4,635

Women clients trained on Business Development Training

           3,079

Output 3 - Support from CEFI Actual June 2017

Number of participants in workshops and trainings conducted by CEFI

91,802   

Women participants in workshops and trainings conducted by CEFI

34, 499

Output 4 - Improving Regulation and Supervision Actual March 2017 

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 June 2017

Number of Risk Share Agreements signed

3

Number of MSEs or loans financed by LFIs covered by RSF

1,189

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

698

Value of loans disbursed by LFIs covered by RSF

15,118,325

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

3,900,576

Output 6 - Strengthening the Project Management Unit Actual June 2017

Number of steering committees held

24

Number of procurement/replacement contracts signed

59

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

19