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    Blog post | 1 November 2017 | Moses Ochieng

What Banks Can Do to Tame the Tide of Bad Debts

Africa | Skills development

Alex is a mid-manager at an NGO in Nairobi.  He’s servicing a home loan for a two-bedroom apartment in an upmarket neighborhood, and two car loans – one for him and one for his wife. His four-year-old son is in a private nursery school and Alex is considering...

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    Blog post | 1 November 2017 | Moses Ochieng

Unmasking Executive Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Africa | Skills development

Cathy pauses by the window of her fifth-floor office to look at the rain clouds gathering and the traffic beginning to build.  It is four o’clock in the afternoon and her boss has just walked in to ask for a ‘short’ team meeting. She is anxious; an important...

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    2 December 2016

Call for Applications – Certified Course in Digital Money

Skills development

FSD Africa has partnered with the Digital Frontiers Institute (DFI) to train and certify 1500 professionals over the next 18 months.  Digital financial services are key to accelerating the path to financial inclusion, particularly in developing countries.  Building...

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    News Item | 13 July 2016

FSD Africa Rolls Out Professional Writing Clinics

SSA | Skills development

In May 2016, and in partnership with Innergy2000 Ltd, FSDA under the FSD Academy umbrella delivered two professional writing clinics with 27 participants from both FSD Africa and FSD Kenya. The FSD Academy, which is the FSDs staff training and induction centre, was...

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    News Item | 17 June 2016

FSD Africa and the Uganda Capital Markets Authority sign MoU

Uganda | Capital markets | Skills development

Friday 17th June 2016, Nairobi— Financial Sector Deepening Africa (FSD Africa) and the Capital Markets Authority of Uganda (CMA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which sets out how the two organisations will collaborate to drive capital markets...

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    News Item | 30 March 2016

New Partnership to Help 1,500 DFS Professionals Boost Financial Inclusion

SSA | Digital finance services | Financial Inclusion | Skills development

A new certified training programme in digital money will help 1,500 professionals gain technical knowledge and drive innovation in digital money, thanks to a partnership between FSD Africa and the Digital Frontiers Institute (DFI). FSD Africa is investing US$1.5 million...

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