Please review the relevant materials below from our past Summits. If you have any suggestions of other relevant or useful material, please email summits[at]

17th Microcredit Summit — “Generation Next: Innovations in Microfinance”


All session videos have been embedded on the respective session webpage. Find the plenaries here and workshops here; you can also watch the videos on our YouTube channel in the playlists below.

YouTube Playlists


Hundreds of delegates representing a wide range of backgrounds and sectors related to the microfinance interacted in over 35 workshops covering a variety of topics presented by specialists in their field. For example, Scott Graham’s presentation from “Making Markets Safe for the Vulnerable” plenary session (below).

You can find them all on Slideshare here and on their respective session pages.


You can see photos from the 17th Microcredit Summit in Mexico uploaded on our Eversnap album. You can add your own photos using the album code “17MCSummit”.

2013 Partnerships against Poverty Summit


  • Click here to visit each plenary session page to view video recordings of the proceedings.
  • In a prerecorded address to the Summit delegates, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim endorses the Microcredit Summit Campaign and the 100 Million Project and thus the Campaign’s goal of helping 100 million families lift themselves out of extreme poverty. Watch the video below and read a transcript of his speech in English, French, or Spanish.

Workshop and plenary session summaries

Visit each session page (includes a description of the session, the video recording, and, in some cases, a session summary):


PowerPoint and other presentation materials are posted on SlideShare and with the session description on their respective pages. You can access our entire SlideShare portfolio or visit the webpage for each session page:

    Global Microcredit Summit 2011

    Visit the Microcredit Summit Campaign’s Resource Library to download the dozens of papers commissioned for the 2011 Summit in Spain.

    What Can Branchless Banking Do to Advance the Field, and What Can It Not Do? From Mobile Banking to Point of Service

    Financial Literacy: A Step for Clients towards Financial Inclusion

    Integrating Microfinance and Health: Benefits, Challenges and Reflections for Moving Forward

    What Have We Learned About the Most Effective Ways to Use Microinsurance to Reduce Vulnerability: Health, Life, Disaster, and More

    Ultra Poor Graduation Pilots: Spanning the Gap Between Charity and Microfinance