Janautthan Samudayic Laghubitta Bikash Limited

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Butwal, Rupandehi, Nepal

Janautthan Samudayic Laghubitta Bikash Limited organized a one day seminar on “financial literacy and the role of digital media”.  The seminar took place at Butwal-11, Rupandehi, Nepal on the 18th of October, 2016 and was targeted at clients, mostly women .The Seminar was divided into three session i.e. (i) Video, (ii) presentation and (iii) group discussion. Through the visual session, the bank showed a video which had played a vital role in providing financial literacy to the client.  The video aimed to advancea client’s financial awareness by offering information on banking with a formal financial institution, the importance of saving, the method and utilization of loan, budgeting  for key success, and remittances.  Senior bank staff presented on the importance of digital media in promoting greater financial capability.

Additionally, a representative from a solar company presented information on the product.  The MFI has recently partnered with the solar power company to offer alternative energy through their own product offerings. About 160 clients participated in the seminar.