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CGAP Seeks Partners for Microfinance Digitization Community of Practice

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 7, 2022 – CGAP is seeking microfinance institutions (MFIs) to join its new MFI Digitization Community of Practice (CoP) to...

CGAP Pilots Innovative Digital Credit Models for MSEs

Washington, D.C. July 28, 2022 - CGAP today announced partnerships with five fintech companies with the goal of exploring the potential of technology...

CGAP Welcomes New Chair and Members to its Executive Committee

Paris, France, June 23, 2022 - The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) welcomed a new chair and four new members to its Executive Committee...

CGAP and Côte d’Ivoire’s Ministry of Economy and Finance Host Roundtable

CGAP and Côte d’Ivoire’s Ministry of Economy and Finance hosted a roundtable on financial consumer protection in Côte d’Ivoire in light of rapid developments of digital financial services (DFS) in the region and associated financial consumer risks.

Five New CGAP Pilots Aim to Improve Platform Worker Livelihoods

Washington, D.C., June 8, 2022. CGAP today announced five partnerships with platforms, fintechs and financial service providers to pilot innovative...

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)...