Resources for partners

How to lead your organisation through the pandemic?
How to build resilience?

Oikocredit wants to support the organisations it is financing with knowledge sharing and facilitate exchanges on disaster preparedness and continuity planning.

We have selected information from respected sources which give guidance on how leaders and organisations can deal with the challenges organisations now face.

The information and guidelines should always be adapted to your local context where possible.

  • Staying ahead of coronavirus webinar sessions

Webinar; English

Session One – Business Continuity and Scenario Building. This session was presented by Hans Hekkenberg, risk management consultant, who has worked with Oikocredit for many years.

Session Two - Monthly Cash Flow Stress Testing. This session was presented by Geoffrey Musyoki, Oikocredit's investment officer for Eastern Africa, who has over 15 years’ experience in agriculture finance.

To watch the webinars, click here.

  • Liquidity management and scenario planning are the priorities in crisis

Website; English

Introduction to contingency planning and liquidity planning template with fictitious example for scenario planning.

To access the presentation, click here

To access Excel template, click here.

  • ADA Microfinance resources

Website; English, French

To access ADA Microfinance website dedicated to Covid-19 resources in English, click here

To access ADA Microfinance website dedicated to Covid-19 resources in French, click here

  • Leading through a pandemic: London Business School webinar series

Webinars; English

To access the website, click here

  • How to cope with the effects of the pandemic on your business: examples from the field

Website; English

To access the website, click here

  • Exogenous risk management in financial institutions that serve the most vulnerable segments of the population

Document; English, Spanish, French

Best practices manual and case studies of experiences of microfinance institutions in Latin America and the Caribbean

To access the document in English, click here

To access the document in Spanish, click here

Presentación de “Gestión de la continuidad en tiempos de COVID-19 y construcción de escenarios financieros”  realizada por Ligia Castro Monge. La presentación cubre los siguientes temas: Ciclo de gestión de desastres; Creando resiliencia en las organizaciones; Buenas prácticas para la gestión de la cartera de crédito; en Gestión de la liquidez bajo crisis

To access the document in Spanish, click here

Gestion de la continuité dans le temps de Corona pour les partenaires d'Afrique de l'Ouest

To access this document in French, click here

  • Microfact aims to strengthen the performance of Microfinance and Microinsurance Institutions through the use of tools and workshops  

Website; English

To access the website in English, click here