"Microfinance is not a gender issue"

Microfinance is often described as a miracle cure to women's rights. But microfinance expert Yves Komaclo does not agree that women are better clients than men or that microfinance is a gender issue.

Kalangu Magazine talked to Yves Komaclo, expert in microfinance in West Africa, about the importance of economic aid and what impact microfinance has on gender issue. Listen also to why Yves Komaclo does not believe that microfinance should target the very poor.

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Sumbu Temo

27 years old journalist student and dreamer from Stockholm