Innovations in Rural Deposit Mobilization

  • Date Posted: June 2, 2010
  • Authors: Stephanie Charitonenko
  • Organizations: Chemonics International
  • Document Types: Primer or Brief
  • Donor Type: US Agency for International Development

This Rural and Agriculture Finance Initiative (RAFI) Note summarizes several recent innovations to mitigate the common constraints to rural savings mobilization by drawing from experiences of USAID programs in Madagascar and the Philippines. It also highlights key lessons learned and their transferability to other country contexts.