This is cool. We teach about microcredit and microfinance in IB Economics. One of this year’s test questions was all about microcredit. This video (follow the link!) shows loans and repayments as missiles, so you can see who was lending, who was receiving, and how much was being repaid. It’s worth watching.

What happens when 620,000 lenders fund 615,000 entrepreneurs, students, and other microfinance borrowers around the world?
Five+ years of Kiva loan activity, in full color. Thanks to all the lenders, borrowers, partners, and team members who brightened this map – and helped to change lives in the process.

Intercontinental Ballistic Microfinance from Kiva on Vimeo.