The 90s detail page

1999

1999-new-logo.jpg EDCS changes its name to Oikocredit. More

1998

1998-money.jpg The idea of creating a local currency fund is suggested, although lending in local currency has been done since the 80s. More

1997

1997 AGM, Thailand EDCS's (Oikocredit) Annual General Meeting is held in Chiang Mai, Thailand. More

1994

Gert van Maanen, 1994 Gert van Maanen is appointed EDCS's (Oikocredit) third managing director. More

1992

AGM 1992 Oikocredit approves its 200th loan. More

1991

People Tree, 1991 EDCS approves its first fair trade loan to Max Havelaar, the Dutch campaign and certification group responsible for the Fairtrade mark. More