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Through NASIRA, FMO invested in Tamweelcom, Jordan’s second-largest Micro Finance Institution serving 90,000 clients including youth and women entrepreneurs. With FMO’s support, Tamweelcom now provides loans to Syrian refugees in possession of UNHCR identification and a Jordanian Ministry of Interior Card. This film was made by the European Commission's External Investment Plan.
"We are proud to be the launching partner of this innovative solution and are pleased to have worked with FMO, MASSIF and the European Commission under its NASIRA program. This transaction marks an important milestone for Tamweelcom as it strengthen its mission to utilize expertise as well as its ability to connect with the Syrian Entrepreneurs community."
“By turning challenges into opportunities, NASIRA truly helps to address poverty and to give people reason to commit to a future in their own community. Jobs are key to the future and it’s up to us, as governments and political leaders to work together and make sure that more and more people become empowered to take that future in their own hand.”