Grassroots Economics – Bangla Pasa

Country Kenya
City Mombasa
Name Grassroots Economics – Bangla Pasa
Date 2013
Description of the project 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.
Urban Co-Governance Moderate
Enabling State Weak
Pooling Moderate
Experimentalism Weak
Tech Justice Weak
Project Website
References, sources, contact person(s) Interview to Will Ruddick (founder and technical director of Grassroots Economics Foundation)

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June 8, 2018