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CGAP Pilots New Ways of Digitizing Microfinance

WASHINGTON, D.C., February 18, 2022 – CGAP today announced partnerships with seven microfinance providers from around the world with the goal of...

CGAP Launches a Market Monitoring Toolkit to Advance Financial Consumer Protection

CGAP's Market Monitoring Toolkit aims to help supervisors identify, understand, and track financial consumer risks, behaviors, and outcomes which allow for more preemptive and forward-looking supervisory work.

Call for Expressions of Interest: Innovative Digital Finance for MSEs

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 31, 2022 – CGAP today launched a call for expressions of interest for partners to pilot technology-enabled business models...

Let Us Know How We’re Doing: Give Feedback to CGAP in Our Short Survey

As part of a strategic evaluation of CGAP, Dalberg Advisors is conducting a survey to better understand the views of CGAP’s audience on its approach, focus areas, and impact. We invite you to take this short survey.

Call for Expressions of Interest: Seeking Partners in Morocco to Extend Reach and Quality of Agent Networks

CGAP is looking to partner with digital financial services (DFS) providers in Morocco, to help them innovate and build Cash-in and Cash-out (CICO)...

CGAP Appoints New CEO

The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor today announced that Sophie Sirtaine has been selected as its new CEO after an extensive international...

CGAP Seeks to Partner with Microfinance Providers to Digitize Lending

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 29, 2021 – CGAP today launched a call for expressions of interest for microfinance institutions (MFIs) to collaborate on...

CGAP Seeks Partners Using Data to Drive Financial Inclusion

CGAP is looking to partner with financial services providers using data for financial inclusion. The deadline to submit expressions of interest is November 1, 2021.

Call for Expressions of Interest: Financial Services for Digital Platform Workers in Emerging Markets

CGAP is looking forward to collaborating with up to five partners on designing financial services that can improve the livelihoods and incomes of platform workers in emerging markets, particularly women, that benefit platforms and financial service providers.

New Reporting Standards Could Energize the Off-Grid Solar Industry

Washington, D.C., July 14, 2021 — CGAP, GOGLA, and IFC/Lighting Global today launched the PAYGo Performance, Reporting and Measurement (PAYGo PERFORM)...