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

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The Role of Inclusive Finance in Development

High Level Round Table Session: Role of the Private Sector in the Post-2015 Development Framework Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen. Mr. Polman, I would like to congratulat… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/role-inclusive-finance-development/

Savings accounts make a huge difference for women and families

The first step to financial security is often a simple savings account – which reduces costs and also leads households and businesses into the upward cycle that comes with participation in the formal financial system.
Access to diverse financial services, especially savings, that meet the needs of low-income clients is at the core of financial inclusion, and is one of the focus areas targeted by… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/savings-accounts-make-huge-difference-women-and-families/

Taking stock, Setting goals, Moving forward

Photos In financial regulation there is no one size fits all solution. The most successful approaches are those that are tailored to local contexts and needs. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/taking-stock-setting-goals-moving-forward/

United Nations Inter-Agency Meeting on Inclusive Finance

Realize that you can be promoters of financial inclusion yourself without necessarily being financial service providers, when partnering with the right agencies and players in the … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/united-nations-inter-agency-meeting-inclusive-finance/