Making Microfinance Work: Managing Product Diversification

1 - 5 April, 2019

This training program will help microfinance institutions to diversify their product portfolio in a strategic and cost-effective manner. It is relevant to institutions that are looking for ways to manage their diversification more effectively, as well as institutions that have not yet diversified and are seeking guidance on where and how to start.

Target Audience:

The course is designed for middle and high-level managers in microfinance institutions. The course is also useful for funding agencies and technical assistance providers who are supporting financial inclusion and the diversification efforts of MFIs.


  • To raise awareness of the opportunities and risks that product diversification presents.
  • To explore options for improving MFI outreach through product diversification.
  • To provide tools and strategies for managing product diversification successfully.
  • To encourage a more proactive management of MFI product portfolios over time.


  • Tuition: EUR 1,615
  • Accommodation and meals at the ITC ILO campus: EUR 635

The course is based on the ILO publication which contains 24 modules.

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