Technical Assistance to Scaling Up Microfinance Institutions Lending for Improved Rural Sanitation (MILIS) in Bangladesh


Funded by :

The Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank collaboration with PKSF (Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation)


Project Period: July 2016 - June 2018



·         Credit Group Members of MFIs

·         Local Entrepreneur

·         Partner Organizations/ 21 MFIs of PKSF

·         Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF)

·         NGO Forum for Public Health

·         World Bank


Modes of Operation of the project:

Supporting 20 MFI Partner organizations of PKSF and ASA for mobilizing and supporting sanitation entrepreneurship


Performed Activities:

·         Conduction of local entrepreneurs (LE) training

·         Preparation of LE database

·         Follow up support provided to the LEs by the SMOs

·         Demand creation and market promotion session with credit group members

·         Field support by the TOs