Microfinance in practice

Jim at Our Word Is Our Weapon points to Kiva, a website that facilitates person-to-person microlending. This form of contribution sounds a lot better than most charitable development programs.

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  1. ivan

    I think i’m going to put some of my money where my mouth is. However, this should not let us ignore the fact that finance is one thing, making it easier to start a business another. There the resposibility of the governments of third world countries is considerable.

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