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

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The Power of the UN to Advance Financial Inclusion

The Special Advocate spoke to the UN's Group of Friends of Financial Inclusion on 13 March 2017.
Photos I would like to first thank our host, H.E. Ambassador Djani of Indonesia for inviting us. I would also like to thank his fellow co-chairs:  H.E. Ambassador Meza-Cuadra of … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/power-un-advance-financial-inclusion/

General Assembly Passes Resolution on Financial Inclusion for Sustainable Development

The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution stressing the importance of financial inclusion in relation to sustainable development.
The UN General Assembly today adopted a resolution stressing the importance of financial inclusion as a key tool for implementing many of the vital development goals enshrined… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/general-assembly-passes-resolution-financial-inclusion-susta/

The Future of Inclusive Development: Building Financial Inclusion for Young Entrepreneurs

The Special Advocate spoke to a side event during the 70th UNGA about youth entrepreneurs.
Photos Informal Remarks at UN General Assembly, Side Event: Innovative Solutions: Youth Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development Addressing the challenges faced by all young … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/future-inclusive-development-building-financial-inclusion-yo/

Financial Inclusion as a Tool to Build Resilience and Address Climate Change

The Special Advocate discussed the impact of financial inclusion on efforts to fight climate change during the Sustainable Development Summit at the UN.
Photos Remarks at the UN Sustainable Development Summit, Interactive Dialogue, Protecting Our Planet and Combatting Climate Change President Hollande, President Humala, excellenc… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/financial-inclusion-tool-build-resilience-and-address-climat/

At UN, Special Advocate Joining Summit to Ring in New Global Development Agenda

UNSGSA Queen Maxima will attend the Sustainable Development Summit at the UN. The new Global Goals feature financial inclusion prominently as a means to implement the new agenda.
Role of financial inclusion widely recognized in Sustainable Development Goals World leaders gathered at the UN in New York starting today for a landmark summit to adopt the n… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/un-special-advocate-joining-summit-ring-new-global-developme/