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Gender Equality through Community based Financial Services

Cooperative Development Organisation

Implementing Partners and Organisations

Uchumi Commercial Bank - UCB

Period of Implementation

January 2018 - December 2022

Geographic scope

Africa: Tanzania


$ 262,500
€ 250 000


Bilateral Aid: Sida/Civsam


Banking & Financial Services, Social

Type of Activity

Administrative and support service activities, Governance and Organizational Strengthening, Institutional Building and Policy Dialogue

Project Objectives

Empowered communites through enhanced gender equality and improved access to affordable and sustainable financial services in the target area. 

Impact on SDGs

SDG1 - No Poverty
SDG10 - Reduced Inequalities
SDG11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
SDG17 - Partnership for The Goals

Local stakeholders

Members of cooperative bank

Key Tags

Gender, Inequalities