Choose Your Community


Access our financial information and investor/funder profiles


Find out about our new products and initiatives, and see our partner profiles


All the latest press coverage, videos, images  and more from the SPBD media room


Discover how SPBD works and how to implement a program in your community


Latest News

September 13, 2014

The SPBD Team after a successful Microfinance Pasifika conference last year

February 11, 2014

Date: Jan 30, 2014

On 11 January 2014 Cyclone Ian ripped through the Pacific Island nation of Tonga, devastating the Ha’apai island group. The cyclone completely destroyed more than 1,100 buildings in Ha’pai, and many more structures sustained major damage, including 13 primary and...

February 11, 2014

Cyclone Ian, a Category 5 cyclone with wind gusts nearing 300 kph / 186 mph, ripped through the Pacific Island nation of Tonga this past weekend. An estimated 70% of homes and buildings on the tiny Ha'apai island group (population 8,000) were either damaged or destroyed, including the homes of...

November 7, 2013

By Dominique Beaudry - Duke University Class of 2015
Summer May - June 2013 - 8 week internship

Photo: Megan, a Kiva fellow at SPBD Samoa on the left, and Dominique on the right

August 7, 2013

The Social Performance Workshop in Suva organized by SPBD Fiji, Good Return and the Reserve Bank of Fiji was featured in the Fiji Times and Fiji Sun. You can find the complete article here:...