How Financial Inclusion Enables Development

We explore topics related to financial inclusion, as well as the potential of financial inclusion to contribute to development outcomes.

How Financial Inclusion Advances the SDGs

Digital financial services offer real hope to help the world get back on track to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Digital financial services can enable financing for billions of people facing emergencies, such as health crises, natural disasters and conflict. The digitization of public sector wages and social protection schemes in recent years, especially during the pandemic, prompted millions of previously unbanked women to open accounts.