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

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Early Lessons from the CEO Partnership for Economic Inclusion

Before profit and social impact can be achieved at scale, CEO Partnership for Economic Inclusion members need to go through a series of design ideas for possible initiatives and pilot test the potential of success.
By Eric Duflos and Nancy Widjaja A few months after the leaders of the CEO Partnership for Economic Inclusion (CEOP) met for the second time in Davos during the World Economic … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/early-lessons-ceo-partnership-economic-inclusion/

Blog: Doing Business While Doing Good: CEOs Partner to Boost Inclusion

Last month in Davos, at the invitation of Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA), the leaders of ten leading global companies gathered to share early results from a novel…
By Eric Duflos   Last month in Davos, at the invitation of Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Developme… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/blog-doing-business-while-doing-good-ceos-partner-boost-incl/

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/

UNSGSA Advances Financial Inclusion at Davos

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/

Inclusive Finacial Systems as part of the "New Normal"

Inclusive Finacial Systems as part of the "New Normal" Opening Speech, WB/IMF Dutch Constituency Group Meeting We need to keep addressing issues of growth, but also to look at buil… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/inclusive-financial-systems-part-new-normal/

Igniting Innovation in Financial Access: Public and Private Approaches for Greater Access by 2020

Related content Key initiative: Post 2015 development agenda Speech: United Nations Special Event for MDGs Speech: Opening Remarks at the 2nd United Nations Inter-Agency Meeti… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/igniting-innovation-financial-access-public-and-private-appr/

UNSGSA fosters coordination and commitment among leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly

Queen Máxima attended this year’s United Nations (UN) General Assembly to meet with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to hand over her annual report of activities detailing her fou… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/unsgsa-fosters-coordination-and-commitment-among-leaders-gat/

Address at Unilever's "Post-2015 A New Global Partnership” Dinner

If we truly want universality and sustainability, we have to scale up our efforts. And for that we need both the public and private sector. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA Related content … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/address-post-2015-new-global-partnership-dinner/