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Regional News

AFI opens bidding process for the 2018 Global Policy Forum

2017-03-01

AFI has officially opened the process for its members to bid on becoming the host of the 2018 Global Policy Forum. As a GPF host, AFI members are able to position their country and institution in the global arena and demonstrate commitment as a financial inclusion leader.

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AFI Steering Committee Chair, Daniel Schydlowsky, presented with inaugural Edward W. Claugus Award

2015-10-02

The inaugural ACCION Edward W. Claugus Award, which recognizes financial inclusion leaders who have made important contributions, was presented to Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Steering Committee Chair, Dr. Daniel Schydlowsky, at a ceremony held in New York on Thursday.

Policy area: General FI

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AFI Executive Director Alfred Hannig set as panelist for flagship WB/IMF session in Peru

2015-09-21

On 8 October 2015, Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Executive Director Alfred Hannig will join of panel of experts to discuss financial inclusion at a flagship session of the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Lima, Peru.

Policy area: General FI

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UNGA Agenda for Sustainable Development, Addis Ababa Action Agenda “crowning achievement”

2015-09-21

The General Assembly of the United Nations closed its 69th session on 14 September 2015 in New York City, giving the international community a clear ‘post-MDG’ roadmap with the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Policy area: General FI

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G-24/AFI policymakers discuss financial inclusion and global standards: Opportunities and risks

2015-04-30

Members of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and the Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four (G24) participated in the seventh annual G24-AFI Policymakers’ Roundtable, held in April during the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank.

Policy area: General FI

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Alliance for Financial Inclusion highlighted in ‘Zero’ Draft of the Addis Ababa Accord

2015-03-30

This month, in the lead up to the Third International Conference on Financing for Development, the Co-Facilitators of the preparatory process issued the ‘zero’ draft of the official conference outcome document.

Policy area: General FI

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Enrollment open for 2012 Harvard Business School-ACCION Program on Strategic Leadership for Microfinance

2012-01-30

Applications are now being accepted for the 2012 Harvard Business School-ACCION Program on Strategic Leadership for Microfinance, a high-level strategy and leadership training. The program will take place at Harvard Business School’s (HSB’s) Boston campus from April 9th-14th.

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National Bank of Tajikistan has become AFI's 84th member

2011-12-08

National Bank of Tajikistan has become AFI’s 84th member and the fifth country from the Eastern Europe and Central Asia region. This brings our figures to 84 institutions from 79 countries.

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