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It’s World Refugee Day - Financial Inclusion Stakeholders Take Note!

> Posted by Jeffrey Riecke, Senior Specialist, CFI

A record number of people, more than ever in our lifetimes, are fleeing their homes due to wars, persecution, and disasters. 489 more words

Client Focus

The Philippines: Part Two

FinTechs Solving Problems

The Philippines boasts a growing number of FinTech companies seeking to tackle the issue of financial inclusion. Such companies are typically in sectors such as lending and payments, as these are key areas that effect the underbanked. 1,244 more words

Durian development - a pungent manifesto

Welcome to Durian Development – the blog. In this blog I want to highlight the ideas and the innovations, the changes and the challenges that I am excited by in international development. 237 more words

Bhamashah Yojana : Transformed Face of Rajasthan

Now on the first of every month, the elderly people of Rajasthan are rest assured that their pension will be transferred to their respective bank accounts. 439 more words

Vasundhara Raje

Lack of Financial Access: The Plight of Our South African Elders

> Posted by Ross Tasker, COO, Nobuntu

Imagine an elderly lady in her late seventies, who lives in a township in South Africa. Her income is very little, some US$120 a month in assistance from the government, and her body is old and sore – she is now too old to work. 1,030 more words

Client Focus

Accion’s Financial Health – Results of a Survey

> Posted by Elisabeth Rhyne, Managing Director, CFI

Last month CFI invited all of Accion’s staff, both inside and outside the U.S., to complete a questionnaire on their own financial health. 826 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

$3m Financial Inclusion Technology for banks in multiple markets

Developed by a team of global experts this UK based platform has been prepared to provide banks with a low-cost banking system that offers a high degree of inter-operability. 33 more words