AfPI Leaders Roundtable will gather over 100 delegates amidst intense week in Abidjan

February 18th, 2019

AfPI Leaders Roundtable will gather over 100 delegates amidst intense week in Abidjan

It’s looking to be an intense week of events in Abidjan! In less than 10 days, over 100 financial inclusion policymakers and regulators, government officials and high-level representatives from AFI member institutions from Africa will convene in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire for the 7th Annual Roundtable of the Leaders of the African Financial Inclusion Policy…

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BNM-AFI member training on instructional strategies wraps up on a high note

February 15th, 2019

BNM-AFI member training on instructional strategies wraps up on a high note

After an intense week of highly engaging sessions the first Capacity Building event of the year, Member Training on Instructional Strategies came to a close.

An exclusive group of participants from 10 AFI member institutions attended the training in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 11-15 February, 2019 that was hosted by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and Alliance for…

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BNM & AFI kickstart 2019 with five-day member training on instructional strategies

February 11th, 2019

BNM & AFI kickstart 2019 with five-day member training on instructional strategies

Together with Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) kicked off the first Capacity Building event of the year, Member Training on Instructional Strategies — taking place from 11-15 February in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Conducted for the second year in row, the five-day member training is gathering participants from 10…

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AFI appreciates FIARI carrying forward the Sochi Accord, while focusing on capacity building & training in the Arab Region

December 12th, 2018

AFI appreciates FIARI carrying forward the Sochi Accord, while focusing on capacity building & training in the Arab Region

Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI), as a co-founder of Financial Inclusion in the Arab Region Initiative (FIARI), appreciates our members and counterparts in this region carrying forward the Sochi Accord on FinTech for Financial Inclusion, said Dr. Alfred Hannig, AFI Executive Director in his opening remarks at…

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Arab policymakers and regulators, AMF, GIZ, AFI, World Bank Group to launch FinTech Symposium and Arab FinTech Agenda

December 11th, 2018

Arab policymakers and regulators, AMF, GIZ, AFI, World Bank Group to launch FinTech Symposium and Arab FinTech Agenda

Member institutions of the Financial Inclusion for the Arab Region Initiative (FIARI), partners and affiliates from the Arab region and beyond are meeting at the 2018 Arab #FinTex Symposium to discuss the latest international developments in Blockchain & Financial Inclusion and conducive approaches to financial technology…

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BCTL-AFI regional training on FinTech for Financial Inclusion to strengthen sustainable and inclusive financial growth

December 11th, 2018

BCTL-AFI regional training on FinTech for Financial Inclusion to strengthen sustainable and inclusive financial growth

Members of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) from the Pacific region, small island states in Africa, and Latin America and the Caribbean are gathering in Dili, Timor-Leste for a regional training on FinTech for Financial Inclusion, organized by Banco Central de Timor-Leste (BCTL) and AFI on 10-13 December, 2018.…

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AFI congratulates Palestine on launching NFIS aimed at inclusive economic growth and sustainable development

December 2nd, 2018

AFI congratulates Palestine on launching NFIS aimed at inclusive economic growth and sustainable development

“Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) is proud to have journeyed with Palestinian Monetary Authority in the development and finalization of its National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS),” said AFI Executive Director Dr. Alfred Hannig in his keynote address during the NFIS launch ceremony organized by the Palestinian Monetary…

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CEFI, the online training for financial inclusion by AFI and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

December 1st, 2018

CEFI, the online training for financial inclusion by AFI and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management Registration is now open! Submit your details through the website of Frankfurt School of Finance & Management HERE

Launched in 2017 by Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and in collaboration with the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, the first online training module, ‘Certified Expert in Financial Inclusion Policy (…

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Lesotho’s Financial Inclusion Day highlights strong call for collaboration & FinTech in advancing financial inclusion

November 29th, 2018

Lesotho’s Financial Inclusion Day highlights strong call for collaboration & FinTech in advancing financial inclusion

Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL), with support from the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and other stakeholders, organized a national forum themed, “Broadening the Horizons For All” in recognition of Lesotho’s Financial Inclusion Day. Held on 29 November 2018 in Maseru, Lesotho, the forum addressed collaboration and…

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AFI members share knowledge & experience in implementing national strategies to accelerate Burundi 2015-2020 NFIS

November 29th, 2018

AFI members share knowledge & experience in implementing national strategies to accelerate Burundi 2015-2020 NFIS

Together with Banque de la République du Burundi‏ (BRB), the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) launched a workshop on implementing a National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS), in Bujumbura, Burundi on 28 November, 2018. The workshop facilitated the exchange of knowledge and experiences from AFI members including Bank…

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