The Grameen Italia Foundation’s mentoring activities play a very important role in the microcredit process and fall within the range of mandatory assistance and monitoring services provided for in Article 3 of DM 176 2014.
Mentoring is a series of services provided during the period following the granting of microcredit, including:
In addition, if not yet provided, at the beneficiary’s request, the auxiliary services usually offered at the stage of microcredit application preparation can also be provided (see “Training“):
Mentoring services are provided through group meetings at a predetermined rate and in accordance with specific operational requirements.
The Foundation is included in the compulsory national list of non-financial auxiliary service providers for assistance and monitoring for microcredit whose management is entrusted to the National Board for Microcredit pursuant to Law no. 225, art. 13, paragraph 1-bis.