The African Postal Financial Services Initiative: A success story on remittances at the post office in Africa

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The report presents an overview of the results achieved by APFSI (African Postal Financial Services Initiative) as related to its specific objectives in: reducing the cost of remittances to and within Africa; reducing transaction times for remittances to and within Africa; broadening the network of rural locations where remittances can be picked up; and deepening the range of financial services provided in rural areas.

Categories:
Sierra Leone, Senegal, Madagascar, Liberia, Kenya, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire , Benin, Remittances, Financial Infrastructure, Access to Finance, Payment Systems
Pages:
40
Year of publication:
22.06.2018
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