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    Document | March 2018 | Intellecap, EAVCA

Fintrek: Exploring New Frontiers in Fintech Investments in East Africa 2018

Ethiopia | Kenya | Rwanda | Tanzania | Uganda | Capital Markets Development | Fintech

FSD Africa in partnership with East Africa Venture Capital Association (EAVCA), Intellecap and FMO have published the findings of their sector study on the investment opportunities in FinTechs within East Africa. The report’s core explores the funding options...

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    Document | March 2018 | Elizabeth Kiamba

International Women’s Day 2018 – #PressforProgress

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. For more information click here.

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    Document | February 2017

Savings Groups National Stakeholder Meeting

Africa | Financial Inclusion

FSD Africa and the SEEP Network convened a stakeholder meeting in Benin in February 2017 to explore the role of savings groups in contributing to broader development goals and activities in the country. The report below documents the outcomes of the meeting. Click here...

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    Document | May 2016 | FSD Uganda

FSD Uganda Policy, Legal and Regulator Specialist

Uganda | Financial Inclusion | Market Development

This is a job re-advertisement for FSD Uganda’s Policy, Legal & Regulator Specialist role. The deadline for this application is 5:00 pm on 29 May 2016. How to Apply: Please make applications by clicking on the link and follow the...

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    Document | April 2016 | Oxford Policy Management, FSD Africa

Measuring Financial Market Facilitation: From MRM System Design to Practice (Part 3/4)

SSA | Market Development | Monitoring & Results Measurement

This is the third of a four-part serialisation of the full Impact Oriented Measurement (IOM) guidance paper. In the previous serialisation, we explored the Theory of Change (TOC), its importance, and how it can be applied by FSDs. This serialisation covers chapter 5,...

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    Document | April 2016 | EPS PEAK, Nathan Associates

SME Financing – How To

Global | SME finance

This is a topical guide written by EPS PEAK which is a consortium of organisations that provides Economics and Private Sector Professional Evidence and Applied Knowledge Services to the DfID. This topic guide focuses on the financial instruments available to help bridge...

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    Document | April 2016 | United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Transformative Industrial Policy for Africa

SSA | Industries | Policy and regulation

Africa’s development experience over the past decade has yielded unprecedented economic growth rates, fuelled by internal consumption, the prolonged boom in primary commodity prices and demand, accompanied by prudent macroeconomic policies and strategies. This created...

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