In the mid-1990s, when I was winding up my decade of off-and-on living in Bangladesh, Professor Muhammad Yunus had his second big idea. I immediately knew it would have a big impact on the Grameen Foundation that I was then preparing to launch back in the United States.
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06/19/2015 by Alex Counts
Especially since the Global Findex report made headlines around the world with its finding that the number of financially excluded dropped from 2.5 billion to 2 billion during the period 2011-2014, I have been increasingly uneasy with equating account access as financial inclusion, and especially as equivalent to the essential concept of full financial inclusion as defined by CFI.
A mobile money agent shows Sonata clients how to do transactions on a phone
By Sharada Ramanathan