Mombasa – Grassroots Economics

Location Mombasa
Name Grassroots Economics
Community Level Local
Sector Mutual-credit
Year of beginning 2013
Object Grassroots Economics is a non-profit foundation that has the aim of marginalized communities empowerment, and that focuses on the communities’ development through their economic empowerment and through community currency programs. In Mombasa it has developed a community currency model called Sarafu-Credit”, based on a pilot form of mutual-credit (Bangla-Pasa) that has been launched in 2010
Field Urban and rural
Source Interview to Will Ruddick (founder and technical director of Grassroots Economics Foundation); website


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Added: 8.06.18