Bangladesh Bank Backs AFI Network’s Strategic Initiatives

As part of high-level engagement with member institutions in the Asia region, Alliance for Financial Inclusion's (AFI’s) Executive Director, Dr. Alfred Hannig met with Governor Fazle Kabir, Deputy Governor Sur Chowdhury, Deputy Governor Razee Hassan, Deputy Governor Moniruzzaman, Chief Economist Faisal Ahmed and other members of the management team of Bangladesh Bank (BB), during a high-level meeting hosted by the Central Bank in Dhaka, on 23 January 2018.

During the meeting, the Bangladesh Bank leadership commended AFI for its uniqueness and demand-driven approach in serving members’ needs, as well as the rapid process of transitioning towards becoming an independent, leading network of regulators driving financial inclusion in developing countries.