Microfinance CEO Working Group (MCWG) Meeting

Jan 17, 2017 - Jan 18, 2017 | Kampala, Uganda

Committing to Action: Accelerating Financial Inclusion through Partnership in Uganda

The objective of the meeting is to breakdown silos, facilitate cooperation and coordination for greater scale of replicable efforts, and lay the foundation to obtain clear organizational commitments towards significant improvements in access to financial services in Uganda. It aims to provide a platform for delegates to share challenges and plans for the future, collaborate, brainstorm and discuss ways to commit to accelerating financial inclusion in the country. Day 1 of the event will be focused on the state of financial inclusion in Uganda with presentations and working sessions on
infrastructure, increasing women as staff and consumers, digital solutions, and product development for rural outreach and agriculture. Day 2 will comprise of workshops on client protection focusing on advancing financial consumer protection practice for institutions, as well as an analysis on consumer financial protection laws in Uganda. For more information, please visit the event website.