7th Meeting of the Financial Inclusion in Latin America & the Caribbean Initiative (FILAC) Experts Group 

The Central Bank of Suriname (CBVS) and the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) are organizing 7th meeting of Experts Group on Financial Inclusion Policy (EGFIP) of the Latin America and the Caribbean Initiative (FILAC) on 16 July 2020 at 2:00 PM (UTC) (9:00 AM Mexico time, 10:00 PM KL time). 

The EGFIP FILAC meeting will be followed by the AFI Public-Private Dialogue (PPD) Training on Engaging and Enabling MSMEs with Digital Financial Literacy and Technology on 17 July 2020. Both events will be held virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

FILAC is the platform for AFI member institutions in the Latin America & Caribbean (LAC) region to support and develop their financial inclusion policy and regulatory frameworks and to coordinate regional peer learning efforts. The meeting will cover discussion on COVID-19 responses and recovery plans for MSMEs and deliberate on policy solutions and interventions on priority policy themes in the LAC region, with a specific focus on digital financial services, SME finance and gender inclusive finance.

No Date Event Time (UTC) Time (Kuala Lumpur)  Time (Mexico)
1 16 July FILAC EGFIP 2:00PM – 5:30PM 10:00PM – 1:30AM 9:00AM – 12:30PM
2 17 July PPD Training 1:30PM – 4:30PM 9:30PM – 12:30AM 8:30AM – 11:30AM


Please confirm your participation by Wednesday, 15 July 2020.  
Should you have any questions regarding this event or how to participate, please contact FILAC@afi-global.org or afievents@afi-global.org