Pages tagged “Financial inclusion”
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/
The Special Advocate spoke about the role of insurance in extending financial inclusion in a video interview for the IAIS annual meeting, October 2014.
In a video interview for the International Association of Insurance Supervisors conference, held in Amsterdam 23 October, 2014, the Special Advocate discusses the vital role that … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/iais-interview-special-advocate/
With more than 800 million people undernourished and population growing rapidly, food production must double by 2050 to satisfy demand, said the UNSGSA. Family farmers have made significant contributions to reducing hunger, but to expand production they w…
Photos In the Struggle to End Hunger, Empowering Family Farmers Through Financial Inclusion Keynote address at the opening of World Food Day, Rome Mr. Graziano da Silva, Presid… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/struggle-end-hunger-empowering-family-farmers-through-financ/
Mr. Caruana, Governor Ingves, ladies and gentlemen,
I am delighted to be here today and for the opportunity to address you at this important meeting. A special thank you to Mr. Caruana, Governor Ingves and the BIS [Bank for International Settlements] f…
Photos A Shared Understanding: Finding the Right Balance between Financial Inclusion and Global Financial Standards in a Time of Change Informal remarks to the 3rd SSB Meeting on F… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/informal-remarks-standard-setting-bodies/
Financial inclusion, the promotion of financial integrity, and the prevention of criminal cash flows can be mutually reinforcing if the right balance can be struck between security measures and access to formal financial services. Speaking to the Council …
Speech to the Council of Europe's MONEYVAL anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing body
Mr. Chairman, Mr. Secretary-General, ladies and gentlemen,
I am delig… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/speech-moneyval-meeting/