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Reducing Extreme Poverty in Kenya: Impact of PROFIT Financial Graduation

By BRAC UPGI • November 12, 2019 • 1 minute read

In October 2016, the Government of the Republic of Kenya (GoK) with funding from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) launched two Graduation pilots as part of the Programme for Rural Outreach of Financial Innovations and Technologies (PROFIT), an initiative that promotes economic development among the poor in the arid and semi-arid lands (ASALs) in Kenya. With technical assistance from BRAC, The BOMA Project and CARE International Kenya implemented the pilots in Samburu and Kitui counties.