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FinDev Blog

Demystifying PAYGo Solar Accounting

Greater transparency and harmonization of accounting practices can help the industry advance. A new accounting brief from PAYGo PERFORM provides a first step in that direction.
FinDev Blog

Financial Inclusion and FinDev Gateway: Voices From Our Community

In this new FinDev video, see how your colleagues are using our knowledge-sharing platform. And let us know what FinDev means to you.
FinDev Guide

Guide to African Microfinance Week 2021

This guide highlights some of the key activities participants can look forward to, including a wide range of training courses, two days of conference sessions, an Innovators' Village and Investors' Fair.
FinDev Blog

How Do We Measure Financial Health?

In the third post of our blog series on financial health, we explore how capturing the essence of this multi-dimensional concept takes us beyond standard measures of financial access or income.
FinDev Blog

Social Investors’ Message on Client Protection: “Financial Service Providers Don’t Have to Do It Alone”

A new roadmap and certification program supports providers to implement client protection standards.
FinDev Blog

Four Ways Financial Sector Policymakers Can Promote Financial Health

In the second post in our blog series on financial health, we explore what policymakers can do to ensure that the financial sector works to support people’s financial wellbeing.
FinDev Blog

Detecting Borrower Distress

There is an urgent need in India and globally to design policies to prevent over-indebtedness. But first, it must be measured. A new framework for monitoring credit markets proposes how.
FinDev Blog

Financial Health Goes Global

This post is the first in the FinDev Blog series on financial health, introducing the concept of financial health and discussing new efforts to apply the concept in low- and middle-income countries.
FinDev Guide

Guide to Financial Health

This guide summarizes recent work on financial health that is relevant for policy and practice across the world, to help you get up to speed on the current state of the financial health movement.
FinDev Blog

Can Insurance Make Small-Scale Solar Energy More Accessible?

Small-scale solar installations have been an important innovation to bring electricity to remote areas, but they face many risks which jeopardize their ability to provide a continuous energy supply.