Policy expertise

Poverty and Social Impact Assessment of Microfinance, Pakistan

Policy Area
Country/Region
Pakistan
Funder
Department for International Development (DFID)
Duration
2005-2006
OPM contact

OPM provided and led a team to undertake a PSIA of microfinance policy in Pakistan. The study examined the impact of policy and programmes in the recent past and assessed the impact of proposed policy and programmes ex-ante on poverty. As part of the assessment OPM conducted a Financial Services Survey, which investigated the formal and informal financial instruments used by poor households in general and the impact of microfinance services on beneficiary households in particular.

Associate Consultant
Associate Consultant
Managing Director