Pages tagged “Financial inclusion”
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/
The Special Advocate is visiting Myanmar to discuss financial inclusion, March 30-April 1, 2015.
The UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, has arrived in Myanmar at the invitation of the government… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/specia/
The Special Advocate spoke about the promise of mobile money for financial inclusion at a major conference of mobile businesses.
Photos The Transformative Promise of Mobile Technology for Financial Inclusion Keynote speech at the Mobile World Congress Financial inclusion is a means to bring people out of pov… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/gsma-speech/
The Special Advocate attended the World Economic Forum Jan. 22-23, conducting multiple meetings where she advanced financial inclusion with world leaders.
In multiple meetings with economic and political leaders at the 2015 World Economic Forum, Queen Máxima in her role as UNSGSA discussed the current status of financial inclusion… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/unsgsa-advances-financial-inclusion-davos/
Video address by the Special Advocate on the occasion of the launch of Paraguay’s national financial inclusion strategy, Dec. 2, 2014.
Photos Progress Driven by a Common Vision Remarks on the launch of Paraguay’s national financial inclusion strategy Paraguay’s example offers an inspiring lesson for the world on h… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/progress-driven-common-v/