Monthly archives: April, 2010

MicroFranchising: A Powerful Tool in the Fight Against Poverty

The Townships Project is deepening its approach to poverty alleviation in South Africa by forging partnerships with others involved in poverty alleviation. This lecture, given by Martha Deacon at UNISA (University of South Africa) on March 26, 2010, sets out the elements of this approach which, we believe, makes microlending more effective.  It starts with …