Financial Capability News
Promoting transparency and innovation to scale-up and deepen microfinance outreach in Africa
The first AfDB Digital Finance Week (DFW) took place from September 19-22, 2016 in the CCIA Building in Abidjan.
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Public and private institutions and development partners come together to discuss financial sector development in African states facing fragile situations11.07.2016
The First Regional Conference on Financial Sector Development in African States Facing Fragile Situations ended on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 with a major takeaway: Financial markets can play a key role in tackling fragility and building resilience in Africa.
In 2015, the financial inclusion gender gap was 3.8 per cent compared to 6.9 per cent in 2009.
It will develop research activities and provide degree courses.
The country wants to reach 80 per cent financial inclusion by 2017.
In this interview, consultant Christian Kazumba explains how adequate banking services and trust between economic actors and banks can help economic development.
This initiative is intended to promote the spread of equity culture in the region.
New regulatory framework will also ensure that financial institutions treat their customers fairly, says Finance Minister.