Lesotho Financial Inclusion Day - Opening remarks by Dr. Adelaide Matlanyane, Governor of Central Bank of Lesotho

November 29th, 2018

It is my pleasure and privilege to host and welcome you to the inaugural Lesotho Financial Inclusion Day under the theme ‘broadening the horizons’ ...

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Lesotho Financial Inclusion Day - Opening remarks by Hon. Minister of Finance, Dr. Moeketsi Majoro

November 29th, 2018

We gather here today to reflect on the progress we are making as a country in the financial inclusion space, but we cannot get it right of course if we cannot involve other partners who may be ahead of us in this journey ...

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Smart Policies for Green Financial Inclusion - Opening Remarks from Governor Ariff Ali, Reserve Bank of Fiji

November 26th, 2018

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all to Nadi, for this inaugural conference on Smart Policies for Green Financial Inclusion ...

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BoT-AFI Joint Learning Program - Opening remarks from Dr. Bernard Kibesse, Deputy Governor of BoT

October 9th, 2018

The Bank of Tanzania has been a popular destination for knowledge exchanges on the development and implementation of Financial Inclusion Strategy since the launch of the first National Financial Inclusion Framework in 2013.

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BoT-AFI Joint Learning Program - Opening remarks from AFI Deputy Executive Director, Norbert Mumba

October 9th, 2018

Tanzania has made very good progress in promoting financial inclusion while leveraging technology. Besides its own progress, BoT has been very active in sharing its learnings and experiences and has taken up several leadership roles.

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2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) - Opening Remarks from Governor Fazle Kabir, Bangladesh Bank & Chairman of the AFI Board of Directors

September 6th, 2018

As AFI members, we have traversed through a decade’s journey of developing impactful financial inclusion policies. The journey started in 2009 with global unbanked population of 2.5 billion and today, we witness its reduction to 1.7 billion.

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2018 AFI Global Policy Forum - Opening Remarks from Governor Fazle Kabir, Bangladesh Bank & Chairman of the AFI Board of Directors

September 6th, 2018

Our decade long journey was eventful, filled with exciting achievement and significant progress in advancing global financial inclusion, and specific gains at that have significant impact at country-level.

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2018 AFI Global Policy Forum - Opening Remarks from AFI Executive Director, Dr. Alfred Hannig

September 6th, 2018

A representative from a multilateral organization once bluntly asked me: How can you promote financial inclusion at a point in time when the world is suffering from a crisis which is a result of too much inclusion?

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2018 AFI Awards - Opening remarks by Governor Nabiullina of the Bank of Russia

September 4th, 2018

Allow me to welcome you in Sochi, Russia, at the X Jubilee Global Policy Forum. It is great honor for us to host the X Jubilee Policy Forum. 10 years is a mile stone where there is a need to think about further long-term aims and other directions of development.

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3rd AFI Working Group Leadership Meeting - Closing Remarks from AFI Deputy Executive Director, Norbert Mumba

September 4th, 2018

As highlighted by Dr Alfred Hannig during the opening, AFI is moving towards generating and promoting policy guidelines that ensure practical policy implementation solutions.

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