Releasing and empowering the productive poor

Financial Training

Burundi

Changed lives through new opportunities

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Hauge Micro Finance

Our heart is to help the productive poor come out of poverty. We do so by providing basic life skills and business skills. Teaching how to save, and giving small loans to start their own income generating activity or business. By helping these productive poor, we believe they can in time create work places and also become people who help other people out of poverty.

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Our Focus

Key areas of our operation

Microfinance

We give the productive poor the opportunity to create an income generating business through microfinance loans

Burundi

Burundi is one of the poorest and most densely populated countries in Africa

Customers

Many of our customers
are amongst the poorest in the population

Technology

We want to be on the forefront of technological inventions to reduce our costs and deliver the cheapest possible services. Recently we have developed a new banking system specifically tailored for the needs in Burundi

See what we do

Hauge Micro Finance

Growing

New customers both depositing and lending through our microfinance

Countless

Lives changed

Numerous

Families out of poverty

Many

Generous people from Norway giving to the productive poor of Burundi

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Hans Nielsen Hauge

Our source of inspiration

Inspired by Hans Nielsen Hauge (1771-1824), his commitment to community building, Hauge Micro Finance wishes to be a contributor to the fact that more of the world’s poor can access financial services so that both families and the local community can be helped out of poverty.

On this basis, Hauge Micro Finance wants to help make a difference for these people by providing skills, facilitation of savings and loan groups, as well as providing financial loan support for projects. With this, it is not only desired that one person should be helped to create a viable income but also create jobs and have a positive effect on the local community. To help those who want to help themselves in a sustainable way, we believe that is a good foundation for more people to get out of poverty in the short and long term.

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Get in Touch

Contact us for more information
Where to find us

Bergen, Norway

Account number

3624.27.72223

Vipps

84049

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