Investment with Impact

PKR 24B
Invested 24B in
MSMEs finance*
PKR 34B
PKR 34B additional
revenue for SMEs
PKR 657M
Invested PKR 657M for
digital financial inclusion
584K
About 584K
enterprises supported*
PKR 64M
Invested 64M in 15
women-led enterprises
430K
Over 430K
jobs supported*

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Karandaaz Stories

Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship Challenge 2017
Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship Challenge 2017
Watch this short video presenting an overview of Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship Challenge 2017. The video tells the stories of resilient and dynamic women entrepreneurs that Karandaaz...
Story of Doch (Balochi Embriodery) and Deedar Mengal
Story of Doch (Balochi Embriodery) and Deedar Mengal
Watch this short video to hear from Deedar Mengal, a beneficiary of KarandaazWomen Entrepreneurship Challenge 2017, who is doing some groundbreaking work with traditional Balochi Embroidery...
Equity Investment with HAC Agri
Equity Investment with HAC Agri
Hear from Mr. Haroon Shafiq, CEO, HAC Agri on how he plans to implement a very innovative project for the agriculture sector that will not only create new jobs but will also reduce
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Karandaaz Blog

The Karandaaz Women Entrepreneurship Challenge

Of the total women population in the country, only 22.4 percent are employed. This is a very low compared to middle income economies such as Indonesia (38.2 percent) and Malaysia (38.1 percent) and higher income countries such as United States
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Leveraging Telecommunication Services for Financial Inclusion

Donors and policymakers in developing countries have placed a key focus on Financial Inclusion in the development policy agenda.
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Why Digital Finance Supervisors Should Automate Data Collection

The advent of technology solutions to data collection — or “RegTech” — has made it possible for supervisors to collect huge amounts of data from digital financial services (DFS) providers at a more granular level than ever before
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