As UNSGSA, Queen Máxima shares experiences across countries and connects people and institutions through speeches and published articles in addition to her meetings with national and global leaders. Through her speeches and published work, Queen Máxima has been an active and passionate voice for financial inclusion.
Financial inclusion, integrity and stability
|UNSGSA Opening Remarks at the 26th Egmont Group Plenary|
|Financial inclusion and integrity are complementary. The use of payments, savings, credit and insurance from the formal sector not only results in more reliable and cheaper services for people—it also makes their transactions more traceable, reducing the risk of money laundering and financing of terrorism. Full text|
|Statement at the Financial Inclusion Forum: Leaving No One Behind|
|Short statement from the UNSGSA for the symposium Finclusion.in.UA: “Financial Inclusion Forum — Leaving No One Behind” on 12 June 2019 in Kiev, Ukraine. The statement was read by the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Ukraine, H.E. E. Hoeks. Full text|
|Leveraging Financial Technology to Ensure Access to Healthcare|
|The UN Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA) delivered her opening remarks on how can financial technology can be leveraged to ensure everyone around the world can access the healthcare they need. Full text|