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

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CNBC Africa Speaks with Special Advocate on Financial Inclusion in Africa

This interview, conducted during the World Bank spring meetings, originally aired on CNBC-TV, April 21, 2015.
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 … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/cnbc-interviews-special-advocate-financial-inclusion-africa/

Public-Private Partnership to Strengthen Financial Inclusion and Financial Integrity

Public-Private Partnership to Strengthen Financial Inclusion and Financial Integrity Address to G8 Public-Private Sector Dialogue on AML/CFTDelivered by video Policies, regulations… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/public-private-partnership-strengthen-financial-inclusion/

Feeding the World 2013

Economist Conference It is so important that firms working in the agricultural sector share local knowledge and build partnerships with financial institutions, mobile phone compan… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/feeding-world-2013/

UNSGSA Visits Nigeria in Support of National Strategy for Financial Inclusion

The UNSGSA joined the Vice-President of Nigeria and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria to launch Nigeria’s National Financial Inclusion Strategy, acknowledging its signif… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/unsgsa-visits-nigeria-support-national-strategy-launch/

Keeping up the financial inclusion momentum in South Africa

In meetings with the Deputy Minister of Finance, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, and the Minister in the Presidency in charge of the National Planning Commission, the … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/keeping-financial-inclusion-momentum-south-africa/

FINANCIAL SERVICES, CONSUMER PROTECTION AND AGRICULTURE IN WEST AFRICA

Related content Speech: Responsible Finance and Consumer Protection Seminar Diverse financial services   The UNSGSA explored ways to strengthen the soundness of the growin… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/financial-services-and-agriculture-west-africa/

UNSGSA discusses mobile banking, SMEs, and small farmers in Egypt

The UNSGSA promoted ways to accelerate access to savings, payments and other financial services for individuals and small and medium enterprises. She joined the Chairman of the Eg… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/unsgsa-discusses-mobile-banking-smes-and-small-farmers-egypt/

Toward an inclusive financial sector in post-conflict Liberia

The UNSGSA had wide-ranging consultations with the President of Liberia, senior government officials, banks, civil society and donors on creating an inclusive financial sector fol… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/toward-inclusive-financial-sector-post-conflict-liberia/

UNSGSA discussed financial inclusion opportunities with Tanzania’s leaders

The UNSGSA met with Central Bank Governor, Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, and industry figures, among others. She launched a micro-health insurance initiative, led a mu… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/unsgsa-discussed-financial-inclusion-opportunities-tanzanias/

SME finance and microcredit on the agenda in Rwanda

The UNSGSA held consultations with the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning and Governor of the National Bank of Rwanda. She led a multi-stakeholder discussion focused on ext… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/country-visits/sme-finance-and-microcredit-agenda-rwanda/