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Government is a Prerequisite for Hope in Haiti

Government is a Prerequisite for Hope in Haiti

The other day I had the chance to hear Michael Schlein speak about microfinance.  Schlein is the current CEO of Accion, one of the largest microfinance organizations in the world, serving over 150 million clients in during its history.  It currently operates 62 microfinance institutions in 31 countries covering 4.9 million outstanding loans.  He said a few things that I found out interesting. Having only worked as CEO for one year, Schlein spent the better part of 2010 visiting Accion’s…

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