By Ashley Nelsen KF7/8 DR and Nicaragua
If Kiva had green microloans would you support one? I am different from the “traditional” Kiva Fellow in the sense that I am spending my last semester of graduate school working full time as a fellow while researching the possibility of using microfinance to fund green or environmental microloans for my thesis. Ideally, green microloans would work to improve income generation, health, and environmental conditions of the world’s poor.
The world’s poor interact on a daily basis with their natural surroundings, and depend on the natural...Continue Reading >>