The Islamic Microfinance Network (IMFN) recently announced that it has opened membership for national and international organization who work in the area of Islamic Microfinance. The membership is available to organizations who practice Islamic Microfinance in their operations as Permanent members while other conventional Microfinance Institutions are also welcome as observer members, so as to enable them learn about Islamic Microfinance System. Besides MFIs, even academicians and advisors can become members.
IMFN was launched in 2010 with the aim to provide a unique and common platform for national and international Islamic microfinance institutions. The activities of IMFN include coordinating the efforts of its members in jointly addressing poverty alleviation, establishing best practices in Islamic microfinance, developing guidelines and the implementation that comply with Shariah law.