Pages tagged “Financial inclusion”
In rural Rajbari district in Bangladesh, people are gaining access to the services that urban residents take for granted, including agent banking and mobile money, as part of an innovative program that’s helping to expand financial inclusion to the last m…
A Visit to Rajbari’s Access to Information Center
Bangladesh is the eighth largest country in the world—more people live here than in Russia--and its population density is com… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/bangladesh-bringing-financial-inclusion-rural-doorste/
The Special Advocate will visit Pakistan 9-11 February 2016 to promote financial inclusion and support the implementation of the country''s financial inclusion strategy. She will meet with the country''s president, prime minister, bank governor, and multi…
H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA), will visit Pakistan 9–11 February 2016 to promote… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/un-special-advocate-queen-maxima-visit-pakistan-discuss-fina/
On a pineapple farm in a rural area outside Manila, the Philippines, Melissa and Manuel Garcia have transformed their operation into a family success story with a lot of hard work and the support of creative financial services.
About 90 minutes outside Manila in the Philippines, a financial inclusion success story has taken root on a lush three-hectare pineapple farm.
With Melissa and Manuel Garcia at… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/financial-inclusion-bears-fruit-philippines/
The Special Advocate spoke about the immense value of remittances on migrant life and the importance of building safe and affordable financial services for poor families living abroad, at the first International Day for Family Remittances in Milan.
Photos The Development Impact of Remittances: Building Hope and Opportunities for Migrant Families Keynote speech at the first International Day of Family Remittances The key quest… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/proposed-title-development-impact-remittances-building-hope/