Tag: #Financial Inclusion

WATCH: Tilman Ehrbeck Moderates UNSGSA Discussion, “Financial Inclusion for Development: Building on 10 Years of Progress”

The discussion featured Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA), in addition to remarks by UN Secretary-General Mr. António Guterres and more experts in the field.

The Economist: The poor, who most need insurance, are least likely to have it

The Economist shines a light on how moves to expand “financial inclusion” are being extended to bring the poor insurance as well as mobile-money accounts and access to credit with examples of progress from portfolio companies Toffee, Pula and MircroEnsure.