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Meryem El Alaoui Faris
Base country: Morocco
Gender: Female
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Institution YODA Solution - Capacity Building for Development ( Institution ) Countries Worked in Austria, Morocco Languages Spoken Arabic, English (United Kingdom), French (France) Areas of Expertise Participate in SPI4 social audit, Participate in social ratings, Participate in impact assessments, Analyze the institution as a whole and determine how to integrate social performance into both the strategic plan and all operational areas., Change management (i.e., support the institution as it implements new processes and undergoes change), Define mission, strategy, and social goals, Develop social indicators and collect data to measure progress against social goals, Use computerized management information system (MIS) or other information systems to collect and analyze social performance data, Provide non-financial services (e.g. education program), Strengthen responsibility to the environment, Incorporate a gender perspective
Systems and Tools Design
Tools Used SPI4, MicroSave Tools Verified Qualifications SPI4 Accredited Auditor Trainings Provided Introduction to USSPM and SPI4 (SPTF, 2015)
Training of Trainers on SPM Toolkit (MicroSave, 2009)
Years of Experience 10+ years Type of Stakeholder Experience Regulated microfinance institutions, National associations or networks, Regional/international associations or networks
Trainings Attended
Course Name Date Organization That Delivered Training Duration of Training
SPI4 Qualified Auditor 06/15/2015 CERISE 2 Days
Financial Inclusion for Refugees 09/21/2016 SPTF 2 Days
Trainings Attended
Course Name
SPI4 Qualified Auditor
Organization That Delivered Training
Duration of Training
2 Days
Course Name
Financial Inclusion for Refugees
Organization That Delivered Training
Duration of Training
2 Days
Social Performance Task Force Names of service providers worked with: Social Perfromance Task Force
Al Amana Microfinance
Al Baraka Microfinance
Attawfiq Microfinance
ARDI, Fondation Crédit Agricole du Maroc
Country: Morocco Subject of the work: Trained Moroccan microfinance staff on the Universal Standards for Social Performance Management, translated USSPM manual and SPI4 audit tool to Arabic, contributed to the organisation of SPTF Annual Meeting 2014 in Marrakech: coordination with local partners, MFI and client field visits organisation etc. (SPTF, 2015) Duration of project: 4-6 months Outputs/work produts: Regional Directors and key staff of 4 Moroccan MFIs familiar with USSPM and SPI4
SPTF Annual Meeting Participants familiar with SPM in Morocco through interactions with regional staff and clients in the Marrakech area.
Urban and peri-urban branches and clients showcased at SPTF Annual Meeting 2015
Reference at organization that hired you: Laura Foose Reference at financial service provider with which you worked:
MicroSave Names of service providers worked with: MicroSave Country: India Subject of the work: Social Performance Management Toolkit Development Duration of project: 3-6 Months Outputs/work produts: Social Performance Management Toolkit: Learning Architecture, writeup of selected section, development of selected learning activities
Clients Perception of Impact Research Tool (for SHGs): development, field testing with SG Federation
Reference at organization that hired you: Graham A. N. Wright Reference at financial service provider with which you worked: