Policy Workshop: Evidence in Financial Inclusion

On July 20th, 2016, IFMR LEAD co-hosted a policy workshop along with Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) and CAFRAL, with support from the Citi Foundation. The one-day policy workshop ‘Evidence in Financial Inclusion: New Findings and their Applications’ saw participation from over 50 senior policymakers, experts from the field of banking and finance, and academia, and other key stakeholders in the financial inclusion space. Participants deliberated on recent evidence from research on digitizing financial products and services, and discussed potential areas of collaboration between research, policy, and practice.