Noting the many challenges faced by microentrepreneurs, Esteban Altschul, Accion’s Chief Operating Officer, highlights a new technology being rolled out to bring the bank to the client.
Valery Belloso, Business Development Officer for Accion San Diego, describes the entrepreneurial spirit of the lower-income clients she serves and the impact that a small loan can have.
Learn about Accion’s roots in microfinance as we take you on a journey to revisit and celebrate a historic experiment that planted the seeds of a global movement.
Accion screened this video on its long history in Latin America at the IDB's XIV Foromic in San Jose, Costa Rica (October 2011).
Travel around the world and learn about how Accion makes lasting change.
Meet Kiki Flavien, a fisherman at Youpwe Market in Cameroon, who has successfully grown his business with the help of small loans from Accion's partner, EB-Accion.
Learn how Accion successfully helps Ngo Mbinka to improve her business and her family life.
Learn more about what sets Accion apart - the people that drive our work and the philosophy that guides us on our journey.
Take a look behind the curtain and learn more about microfinance in the developing world with 60 minutes' Mike Wallace.