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Will the Pandemic Exacerbate or Mitigate the Digital Gender Gap?

COVID-19’s disproportionate impact on women must be urgently addressed through the provision of digital financial literacy and access.
FinDev Blog

Financial Inclusion Via Sea Cable

Greater connectivity has the potential to advance digital finance in the Pacific islands, but governments and development partners will need to provide significant support.
FinDev Blog

Will Digital Currencies Be the Next Revolution in Financial Inclusion?

Growing interest in stablecoins and digital currencies leads us to ask some key questions about their potential for the underbanked.
FinDev Guide

FinDev COVID-19 Update | 08 - 21 Oct 2020

A roundup of the most relevant coronavirus-related news, resources and events from the past two weeks
FinDev Guide

FinDev Guide to the 2020 SEEP Annual Conference

Check out the sessions from this year's all-virtual conference that are most relevant for financial inclusion and microfinance practitioners. 
FinDev Blog

After the Storm: How Microfinance Can Adapt and Thrive

There has been a need for traditional microfinance to face the challenge presented by digital technology for some time, COVID has simply accelerated this process.
FinDev Blog

Can Cash Transfers to Digital Wallets Be a Lifeline During the Pandemic?

BRAC's experience in Bangladesh shows how digital wallets can act as a tool to include low-income households, especially women, in the financial system.
FinDev Blog

Do Flexible Loans Improve Access to Agricultural Credit?

Results from a recent survey in Kenya question the impact of flexible loan terms on how much credit smallholder farmers take up. But the issue may be that loans were still not flexible enough.
FinDev Guide

FinDev COVID-19 Update | 24 Sep - 07 Oct 2020

A roundup of the most relevant coronavirus-related news, resources and events from the past two weeks
FinDev Guide

FinDev Guide to Upcoming Financial Inclusion Events - Pandemic Edition

This year it's easier than ever to attend conferences and trainings from the comfort of your home or office.