Together supporting microfinance
and microinsurance in the South

The enterprising South

To whom do we provide support?

BRS’s activities mainly target microfinance and microinsurance institutions in Africa and Latin AmericaBRS Microfinance Coop also makes investments in Asia possible

BRS supports organisations that are based on cooperative values and which are aimed at people who have no access to conventional banking and insurance institutions.


Projects in the spotlight

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Country: RD Congo
Partner: Trias

Access to health care is one of the major challenges for low-income people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Facilities are limited and costs are high. The CGAT (Centre des Risques et

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Projects in the South

Partner: Projects in the South

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Country: Latin America
Partner: ADA

Microfinance organisations get a better insight into their financial situation thanks to the combined support of training and technical assistance. BRS, in close collaboration with its partners ADA,

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How do we provide support?

We believe that financial support is closely linked with advice, training and providing people with tools.

All these activities are founded on our unique practical experience and up-to-date knowledge of (cooperative) banking and insurance.

Tailor made advice

A century of experience combined with up-to-date practical knowledge. That's what we offer.

And those qualities are also reflected in our tailor made advice.

Our tailor made advice

Financial support

We glady give an extra push to people that are willing to be self-reliant.

Also financially.

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Microfact: training and tools

Numbers are important. But what really counts, is the story behind those numbers.

With we help our colleagues in the South analyzing that story.

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