The UNSGSA met with the newly appointed minister of finance, the governor and leaders of the Reserve Bank of India, non-bank financial services providers, members of the Indian Banks Association, and other stakeholders. She commended the important work India has done and encouraged going “the last mile” to reach those in remote areas. She also emphasized the importance of financial literacy. The UNSGSA visited the Sarvajal Water ATM project, where she spoke informally with clients.
A Meeting of Minds Over Financial Inclusion in India
COUNTRY VISIT TO INDIA ON 30 JUNE 2014 - 3 JULY 2014
July 31, 2014