MFW4A- Newsletter of the Making Finance Work for Africa Parntership
Making Finance Work for Africa
Issue 158 Newsletter | 04/2017

Interoperability of Digital Financial Services in Tanzania
by Kennedy Komba, Head of Strategy and Member Relations, Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI)

In Tanzania, access to financial services for the unbanked expanded drastically when convenient and relatively cheaper options became available to receive and send money through simple feature mobile phones. Four mobile network providers were in still competition in a market of 39 million registered mobile wallets...Read More.


What do we know about remittances and forced displacement?
by Kirsten Schuettler, Senior Program Officer, Development Economic Prospects Group, World Bank

Over 65 million persons were forcibly displaced worldwide due to conflict and persecution at the end of 2015. Many of them remain displaced for a long period of time. Personal transfers sent to refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) can contribute to livelihoods in protracted situations and increase self reliance. Read More.

Ai CEO African Pension and Sovereign Wealth Fund Leader's Summit
02.05.2017 | Durban, South Africa


5th Africa Financial Services Investment Conference (AFSIC 2017)
03.04.2017 - 05.04.2017 | London, UK


Global Symposium on Microfinance
22.05.2017 - 23.05.2017 | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

MFW4A/AACB organized a training workshop on: "Crisis Management and Banking Resolution " in Abuja

The program was organized with the technical support of the Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute of Eastern and Southern Africa and was part of the activities of the Community of African Banking Supervisors.


Managing Climate Risks in Africa's Agriculture Sector through Insurance

MFW4A convened a side-event on the margins of the AFRACA World Congress on Rural & Agricultural Finance in Dakar.

The Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Secretariat
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Abidjan 01 - Côte d'Ivoire

 

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