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Asserting the Making Finance Work for Girls Thought Management Sequence

Asserting the Making Finance Work for Girls Thought Management Sequence

Convening globally numerous advocates for girls’s financial empowerment has all the time been a core facet of Girls’s World Banking’s work, and now greater than ever, with so many ladies dealing with the unfavourable financial penalties of a worldwide pandemic, it’s so essential that we proceed to take action. Our flagship platform for bringing the world collectively, the Making Finance Work for Girls (MFWW) Summit, has change into acknowledged as probably the most vital boards for policymakers, practitioners, monetary providers business and improvement professionals with an curiosity in gender equality to share concepts and greatest follow, enabling us to coordinate and align our efforts to speed up change. Each two years increasingly organizations and people got here collectively below the MFWW banner to study from one another, to resolve issues and renew our mutual dedication to monetary equality for girls and women. As COVID-19’s impression threatens to erase many years of progress in our work, we should discover methods to proceed to work collectively on a worldwide scale.

Within the face of lockdown restrictions, in 2020 we discovered a manner to try this by making our MFWW  Summit totally digital. It was no small feat to seize the workshops and networking alternatives into what might be the sterility of a digital platform, however due to some nice expertise and inspirational audio system, we had been joined by 497 individuals from 48 international locations, a real testomony to how dedicated the monetary inclusion group is through the pandemic. Emboldened by this success, and pushed by the urgency of our work, we’re going even additional and launching the bi-monthly, digital Making Finance Work for Girls Thought Management Sequence. Girls’s World Banking has a wealth of serious analysis and insights from our Advisory, Coverage and Investments work that we consider are important to share with the broader group throughout this digital sequence. We even have vital companions who want to amplify their voices within the service of low-income girls – subjects, resembling gender lens investing, financial savings mobilization, and the significance of accumulating and reporting sex-disaggregated information, are so very important if we’re to construct fairer and extra inclusive monetary programs sooner or later.

The primary occasion within the MFWW Thought Management sequence focuses on digital monetary functionality. It should function a dialogue on how FSPs and regulators can successfully help girls clients to realize the arrogance and abilities to take part totally within the quickly digitizing formal monetary sector. Audio system embrace Marina Dimova (Girls’s World Banking), Julia Arnold (Heart for Monetary Inclusion), Samit Ghosh (Ujjivan Small Finance Financial institution), and Catherine Highet (FinEquity). You possibly can register right here, and be part of us in making certain girls should not left behind because the monetary business continues adopting digital monetary providers.

That is the time to embrace new methods to work collectively and discover options. Our first MFWW Thought Management Sequence occasion might be on April 28th. Be part of us in making impactful selections and sustaining concentrate on eradicating monetary inequalities for underserved girls!


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