Around the world, 2 billion people remain unbanked and women lag behind men in terms of access to formal accounts, credit, and savings products. FinEquity, a community to advance women's financial inclusion globally, is convened by CGAP. It provides facilitated platforms to share experiences, identify key challenges, document and discuss emerging good practices, and solve common problems associated with increasing equitable access to and use of a broad range of financial services. Learn More
Join us (virtually!) at #FinEquity2020, the annual gathering of the global FinEquity community of researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and donors to discuss the very latest developments in Women’s Financial Inclusion.
Members of FinMark Trust present the methodology behind their COVID-19 tracker and share initial insights on the impact of COVID-19 on women’s resilience and economic participation in selected sub-Saharan African countries.
This brief follows from FinEquity’s Data Bootcamp on gender analytics and the role of sex-disaggregated data in defining and promoting women’s financial inclusion, building on insights gleaned during the training, and incorporating developments in data since that time.