UNSGSA -UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development

CNBC Africa Speaks with Special Advocate on Financial Inclusion in Africa

The Special Advocate spoke about financial inclusion in Africa with CNBC Africa during the World Bank's 2015 spring meetings. The interview, which aired on 21 April 2015, looked at the importance of financial inclusion as what the UNSGSA called "an agent of change" for poverty alleviation; the leading role sub-Saharan countries are playing in the rise of mobile money; and the role of governments and the private sector in expanding financial inclusion across the continent.

Closing Bell: The State of Financial Inclusion in Africa, CNBC Africa, 21 April 2015.