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

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Create Economies that Can Benefit All: Development, Equitable Growth, and the Role of Financial Inclusion

The Special Advocate spoke before an informal gathering of Ecofin.
Photos Create Economies that Can Benefit All: Development, Equitable Growth, and the Role of Financial Inclusion Speech to informal Ecofin meeting Your Excellencies, ladies and g… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/create-economies-can-benefit-all-development-equitable-growt/

In Bangladesh, Bringing Financial Inclusion to Rural Doorsteps

In rural Rajbari district in Bangladesh, people are gaining access to the services that urban residents take for granted, including agent banking and mobile money, as part of an innovative program that’s helping to expand financial inclusion to the last m…
A Visit to Rajbari’s Access to Information Center Bangladesh is the eighth largest country in the world—more people live here than in Russia--and its population density is com… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/bangladesh-bringing-financial-inclusion-rural-doorste/

Innovation Opens a Door for an Enterprising Fishmonger

An enterprising fishmonger in Peru gets the credit he deserves
Innovation Opens a Door for an Enterprising Fishmonger How can an entrepreneurial fishmonger with no credit history hope to obtain the money he needs to expand his small business?… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/innovation-opens-door/

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/

Annual Conference of the Russian Microfinance Center

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure for me to be back in Russia and to once again take part in this important Conference. In the two years since my last vi… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/annual-conference-russian-microfinance-center/

Microfinance India Summit

Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, I cannot tell you how honoured I am to be speaking to this very special group of people here today. The entire world is fascinated by India's dy… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/microfinance-india-summit/