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09 May 2018
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Burundi farmers learn about solar lamps
Lockout technology has enabled creditors to help poor people finance solar systems and light their homes, but it’s not very popular with consumers.
07 May 2018
Kenyans show their mobile phones
Kenyans can now send money between the country's two largest digital wallet services, Airtel and M-Pesa, the latest step toward interoperability in East Africa.
30 April 2018
Despite global progress toward universal access to financial services, the gender gap remains at 9 percentage points in developing countries. Here's a look at what the 2017 Global Findex tells us about women's access to financial services.
26 April 2018
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Rural and agricultural finance commitments by region
Global funding for rural finance has risen to nearly $5 billion. Are funds reaching communities with the greatest needs?

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