MFW4A- Newsletter of the Making Finance Work for Africa Parntership
Making Finance Work for Africa
Issue 93 Newsletter | 03/2014

Press Release

2014 MFW4A Photo Contest Now Open for Entries

The MFW4A Secretariat is inviting you to artistically capture and interpret financial sector development in Africa through the lens of your cameras, be it professional photo equipment, snapshot cameras or simply mobile phones. We are looking for originally striking images that illustrate the importance of financial sector development in economic growth and sustainable development in Africa.

Deadline for entries: April 30, 2014.

Read the full Press Release

04.03.2014 | CBZ invests in low-cost housing in Zimbabwe
CBZ Holdings will develop $66.7 million (€48.5 million) land bank to be sold wither as serviced stands or low-cost houses.

03.03.2014 | Uganda to host summit on banking and ICT in East Africa
Uganda is set to host the first of three Annual East Africa Banking and ICT summits planned in 2014, organised by Cyber Security Africa.

03.03.2014 | Senegal: AACB members meet in Dakar to discuss the establishment of an African Central Bank
The Office of the Association of African Central Banks (AACB) met last Wednesday in Dakar to change the validation study on the strategy of creating the African Central Bank (ACB).

Sovereign Wealth Funds and Long-Term Development Finance: Risks and Opportunities
A. Gelb, S. Tordo, H. Halland et al. | The World Bank | 2014

The Role of Central Banks in Macroeconomic and Financial Stability
Monetary and Economic Department | Bank for International Settlements (BIS) | 2014

African Exchanges Newsletter - Issue 1 2014
African Securities Exchange Commission (ASEA) | 2014

4th Annual Africa Banking & Finance Conference
05.03.2014 - 06.03.2014 | Nairobi, Kenya

Global Money Week 2014
10.03.2014 - 17.03.2014 | Global

SMDP Ghana 2014
10.03.2014 - 21.03.2014 | Accra, Ghana

Online registration is now open for the 2014 MFW4A Partnership Forum - New Frontiers in African Finance - June 10-12, Dakar, Senegal.

Our Support to the Development of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses in WAEMU 

The report presents the activities conducted by the MFW4A Partnership Secretariat with reference to the establishment of a Formal Network of SME Support Agencies in the WAEMU. 

Access the Stakeholder Engagement Web Portal for further information on MFW4A's engagement activities with African financial sector stakeholders.

Access the Landscaping Microinsurance in Africa Map which provides up-to-date data on microinsurance providers, products, distribution channels, and market trends.

Visit the MFW4A online Donor Projects Database (DPD).

The Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Secretariat
African Development Bank
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Avenue Jean-Paul II, 01 B.P 1387
Abidjan 01 - Côte d'Ivoire


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