Why CFI Chose the 2019 Financial Inclusion Week Theme "Financial Inclusion: For What?"

Now in its fifth year, Financial Inclusion Week (FIW) provides an opportunity to strengthen the diverse community of players involved in building a more inclusive financial ecosystem. 

FIW 2019 will take place on 21 – 25 October. This year, the event will allow the community to take a step back to revisit the fundamental purpose of financial inclusion work. “Financial Inclusion: For What?” is a call to action for the community to reexamine goals and renew efforts to achieve them. 

In his blog post, Senior Research Director at CFI Eric Noggle lays out four guiding answers to the question "Financial Inclusion: For What?"