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Creating Opportunity with Peru's UNICAs

In Peru, Queen Maxima met with women from a self-organized community group that facilitates financial empowerment.
Creating Opportunity with Peru's UNICAs “Cuando uno lo tiene a la mano, lo gasta”—When you have it in your hand, you spend it. In a single sentence, a young Peruvian teacher na… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/impact-stories/creating-opportunity-perus-unicas/

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/

Remarks at the Development Finance Institutions SME Working Group Meeting

Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen.  I am pleased to welcome you to The Hague.  And of course a special welcome to the winners of the G20 SME Finance Challenge.    As many o… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/remarks-development-fi/

El crecimiento del espíritu empresarial en Perú a través de la inclusión y la educación financiera

Si realmente queremos apoyar a las mujeres y a todos los peruanos, la meta debe ser el acceso y el uso de servicios financieros diversos, a cargo de instituciones sostenibles y res… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/el-crecimiento-del-espiritu-empresarial-en-peru-traves-de-la/

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/

Launch of the Action Plan to Strengthen the Institutional Environment

Having a safe, reliable and affordable payment system, having the possibility to save for uncertain days or being able to finance your business ideas, all have tremendous social an… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/launch-action-plan-strengthen-institutional-environment/

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/

Responsible Finance and Consumer Protection Seminar

At its heart, responsible finance is about finance that puts clients and their needs at the center of service delivery and regulation. It is about delivering the right product, at … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/responsible-finance-and-consumer-protection-seminar/

Consumer Protection and Responsible Finance

Only by hearing directly from low-income and the most vulnerable consumers, will we identify the kinds of solutions that protect the clients who need it most. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/consumer-protection-and-responsible-finance/