I support international development and the Kiva model is empowering for both lenders and borrowers
Jul 30, 2010
Geeta has a Masters in Public Administration in Environmental Science and
Policy from Columbia University. She is originally from New York but has
spent the last year living in Madrid, Spain working as an academic advisor
for Spanish graduate students and assisting an international NGO on a global
climate change vulnerability project. Previously, Geeta has worked for the
City of New York managing economic development projects and for an
international NGO working on community forest projects in Central America.
Geeta speaks Spanish and is looking forward to learning more about
microfinance on the ground and supporting women entrepreneurs in Peru.
Thank you for lending to an entrepreneur through FINCA Peru, Kiva\'s first partner in Peru. FINCA Peru has been a field partner for almost 4 years now, and your loans of nearly $4 million have enabled over 13,500 [...]