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    Document | December 2018 | Cenfri

Where are the Flows? Exploring Barriers to Remittances in sub-Saharan Africa

Africa | Ethiopia | Ivory Coast | Nigeria | Uganda | Digital finance services | Financial Systems | Remittances

As part of FSD Africa’s Risk, Remittance and Integrity (RRI) Programme, Cenfri is producing a seven-part study series which seeks to provide an overview of the remittances market, gaps and barriers in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), conclude on what is required to reduce...

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    Document | May 2018 | BFA

M-Akiba Post Issuance Survey

Kenya | Capital Markets Development

FSD Africa recently commissioned BFA to undertake an in-dept post-issuance survey of the first government bond sold exclusively via mobile based which provided key insights and recommendations. This National Treasury led market development initiative to distribute...

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    Document | May 2018 | Capital Markets Development Team

Financial Markets Pillar Brochure

SSA | Capital Markets Development

This is a brochure for the Financial Markets pillar in FSD Africa. Financial Markets (FM) is a core area of focus for FSD Africa that is transforming sub-Saharan capital markets into a credible source of long-term financing. We enable market development through:...

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    Document | March 2018 | FSD Africa, Access to Finance Rwanda, UNHCR Rwanda & BFA Global

Refugees and Their Money: Assessing the Business Case for Providing Financial Services to Refugees

Rwanda | Refugee Finance

Refugees have a strong need for comprehensive financial services to support their livelihoods. Refugees, like other relatively low-income segments, need: savings or transaction accounts to safely store their income and minimise the risk of theft; loan products to support...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Building Women’s Skills and Capacity

Kenya | Rwanda | Tanzania | Uganda

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. The Strathmore Business School (SBS) is a...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Women and Digital Financial Services

SSA | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion | Gender

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. The Digital Frontiers Institute is a...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Women in Financial Inclusion Policy Advancement

SSA | Financial Inclusion | Gender

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. The Fletcher School Leadership Programme...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Inclusive Financial Products and Services for Women

SSA | Financial Inclusion | Gender

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. Women’s World Banking (WWB) is a global...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Savings Groups and Women’s Financial Inclusion

SSA | Financial Inclusion | Gender | Savings Groups

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. The SEEP Network is a collaborative...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

Remittances as a Source of Income for Women

DRC | Kenya | Malawi | Mozambique | Tanzania | Uganda | Gender | Remittances

Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018! Through our #PressforProgress campaign, we are proud to share information about our partnerships that are supporting women’s economic empowerment in a variety of ways. Cenfri supports financial inclusion and...

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