|Name: Développement international Desjardins (DID)||N° of Employees: 42500|
|City: Lévis||N° of Members: 5800000|
|Country: Canada||Year of formation: 1900|
Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada. For more than 40 years, its component Développement international Desjardins (DID) has been working with developing and emerging countries towards the goal of sharing the expertise and experience of Desjardins and helping local communities set up their own financial cooperative networks. DID’s goal is to provide disadvantaged communities around the world with access to secure, diversified financial services that fit their needs.
A pioneer in the deployment and development of microfinance around the world, DID today is a leading contributor to the sector.