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Seizing Fintech’s Potential for Financial Inclusion

In multiple ways, fintech can bring promising new solutions to the financially excluded, said the Special Advocate to an audience of fintech experts at Cambridge. But challenges are real, including consumer protection—especially for customers with limited…
Photos “Fintech has great potential to spur inclusion. This is particularly true for hard-to-reach populations. It can provide the solutions that customers need and that can theref… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/seizing-fintechs-potential-financial-inclusion/

Blog: On the Fast Track to Digital Financial Inclusion with Indonesia’s Go-Jek

Blog: On the Fast Track to Digital Financial Inclusion with Indonesia’s Go-Jek
Blog: On the Fast Track to Digital Financial Inclusion with Indonesia’s Go-Jek By Nancy Widjaja Anywhere you look in Jakarta these days, you’ll see the bright green helmet an… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/indonesia-blog-hague/

UNSGSA Will Explore Financial Inclusion Advances and Innovations during India Visit

H.M. Queen Máxima, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA) will visit India 28–30 May 2018 to explore the country’s progress on financial inclusion and the innovations that are driving those advances.
H.M. Queen Máxima, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA) will visit India 28–30 May 2018 to explore the country’s progress on … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/unsgsa-will-explore-financial-inclusion-advances-and-innovat/

Putting the New Global Findex into Context

Crowning the last three years of concerted efforts to expand financial inclusion, the 2017 Global Findex database reveals a significant global rise in access and use of financial services around the world.But there is still much work to be done, said the …
Remarkable progress, new trends, persistent challenges Crowning the last three years of concerted efforts to expand financial inclusion, the newly launched 2017 Global Findex d… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/putting-new-global-finex-context/

CEOs and UN Special Advocate Launch Private Sector Partnership for Financial Inclusion

On Jan. 24 in Davos, an influential group of CEOs from leading companies formed a partnership to accelerate financial inclusion around the world, convened by the UNSGSA.
Last week in Davos, an influential group of CEOs from a diverse set of leading multinational companies formed a partnership to accelerate financial inclusion around the world. The… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/ceos-and-un-special-advocate-launch-private-sector-partnersh/

Address to Reserve Bank of India

Thank you very much Governor Rajan for your welcome and remarks. Good afternoon, Directors of the Board, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am so pleased to visit your lovely country again. L… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/address-reserve-bank-o/

Partnerships to Achieve Financial Inclusion for Development

Partnerships to Achieve Financial Inclusion for Development Remarks to the UN Secretary-General’s High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda Let us not forget that when… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/partnerships-achieve-financial-inclusion-development/