“Poverty and Opportunity: Microfinance and People-Powered Development”
Terry Provance, Executive Director, Oikocredit USA
October 15, 2009, University of Washington
SeaMo and UWâ€™s Global Business Center hosted Terry Provance, the Executive Director of Oikocredit USA, one of the worldâ€™s largest microfinance investment vehicles. Provance addressed the grassroots approach to poverty alleviation known as microfinance, and how this development strategy establishes relationships of equity, rather than dependence.