Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Das, who founded Friends of Women's World Banking (FWWB) and was considered the mother of microfinance in India passed away on 8thFebruary, 2020.
She was fondly remembered at ISEED's Annual National Workshop 2020 titled, FPOs: The Institution Building Challenge by participants from different spheres. Here are a few of them.
1. Ms. Tara Nair, Professor, Gujarat Institute of Development Research
2. Shri Sachin Oza, Executive Director, Development Support Centre
3. Shri Nilanjan Chaudhury, Program Head-Credit, Friends of Women's World Banking (FWWB)
4. Shri C.S. Reddy, Founder & CEO, Mahila Abhivruddhi Society, Andhra Pradesh (APMAS)