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

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Keynote Address at the 2013 AFI Global Policy Forum

I deeply believe that with the knowledge and commitment that we possess today, universal access to financial services is achievable. Let us seize the opportunity to make this a re… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/keynote-address-2013-afi-global-policy-forum/

Proportional and risk-based controls promote both financial inclusion and financial integrity

National financial system regulators are increasingly identifying approaches that achieve a balance across broad financial inclusion, financial stability, financial integrity—and effective oversight and supervision
Well-intended security and control measures can inadvertently exclude sectors of the economy, especially lower income people and small business owners.  Proportional and risk-base… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/proportional-and-risk-based-controls-promote-both-financial/

Opening Remarks at the Annual Meeting of Global Financial Standard Setting Bodies (SSBs) on Financial Inclusion

Photos But evidence indicates that the development of an inclusive financial sector can go hand in hand with greater financial and social stability. Of course, it must be managed … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/opening-remarks-annual-meeting-global-financial-standard-set/

Taking stock, Setting goals, Moving forward

Photos In financial regulation there is no one size fits all solution. The most successful approaches are those that are tailored to local contexts and needs. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/taking-stock-setting-goals-moving-forward/

Collaborating with National Leaders to Advance Financial Inclusion in Mexico and on the G20 Agenda

The UNSGSA and the President of Mexico discussed opportunities for Mexico to accelerate and deepen its good progress on financial inclusion through government leadership, policy, … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/collaborating-mexico-advance-financial-inclusion-g20-agenda/

Approaches to Cross-Sector Policy Leadership and Coordination for Financial Inclusion

Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Global Policy Forum: Leader’s Roundtable(via video) It is important to have a national platform where stakeholders can discuss the many dime… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/approaches-cross-sector-policy-leadership-and-coordination-f/

Plenary of the Financial Action Task Force

I believe, however, that financial inclusion and financial integrity are in fact complementary. We all know that advancing both will build stronger and safer financial systems for … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/plenary-financial-action-task-force/