Past Events

07
Jan

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Session I – Enhancing financial inclusion and resilience of remittance families  Track I aims to address coordination needs and opportunities among international, regional and national stakeholders towards supporting common efforts in the effective implementation of adequate mitigation measures. This track will bring forward the perspective of remittances beneficiaries’ current needs, will identify adaptable good practices […]

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10
Dec

Thursday, December 10, 2020

IFAD is hiring a Lead Regional Technical Specialist – Rural Finance, Markets and Value (P5) Vacancy Announcement Number 1957 Date of Issue 10/11/2020 Deadline for Applications 10/12/2020 Organizational Unit Sust. Prd. Mkts. & Instit. Level P-5 Duty Station Field Based Duration of Assignment 2 years Organizational context The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is […]

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18- 20
Nov

Luxembourg

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 to Friday, November 20, 2020

European Microfinance Week (EMW), hosted by e-MFP, is one of the top events in the financial inclusion calendar and a unique meeting point for microfinance and financial inclusion professionals working worldwide. EMW brings together all sectors of the inclusive finance industry including consultants & support service providers, investors, multilateral & national development agencies, NGOs and researchers. With […]

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10- 12
Nov

Online

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 to Thursday, November 12, 2020

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the symposium on Policy and Regulatory Environment for the Development of China’s Inclusive Rural Digital Finance Services: Practice, Experience and Prospects that is being jointly organized by FAO with the Chinese Academy of Financial Inclusion (CAFI) in the framework of the CABFIN partnership. The symposium will be composed of […]

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05
Nov

Thursday, November 5, 2020

This year marks the start of the Decade of Action to meet the Sustainable Development Goals. Despite immense challenges in 2020, we cannot lose sight of these long-term global goals. That’s why this year’s Inclusive Business Forum will focus on concrete actions that create and accelerate inclusive and sustainable business initiatives with developing markets – as […]

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02- 06
Nov

Online

Monday, November 2, 2020 to Friday, November 6, 2020

About the conference The last fifteen years have seen the insurance sector in emerging markets enjoy steady growth in client outreach and premium volumes. New technologies are boosting market coverage. The global middle class is predicted to number nearly five billion people within two decades — but many of these individuals will still lack a […]

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29
Oct

Online

Thursday, October 29, 2020

The European Microfinance Day was launched in 2015 as a tool to highlight the impact of the microfinance sector in Europe from a social and an economic perspective. The main objectives of the European Microfinance Day are: To raise awareness among European citizens on the existence of microfinance and on its value to fight unemployment […]

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26- 28
Oct

Monday, October 26, 2020 to Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Are you a financial technology (FinTech) or regulatory technology (RegTech) innovator? Does your product use cutting-edge technology to help low-income groups in developing and emerging countries? If so, then AFI wants YOU to be part of its second FinTech showcase, which will take place as a virtual event from 26 – 28 October 2020. Recognizing the […]

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26- 28
Oct

Bangkok Thailand

Monday, October 26, 2020 to Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Since its formation, the SME Finance Forum has been on top of all of the major trends in this field. We predicted the importance of partnership when all around us were emphasizing fintech-bank competition. We declared that competitiveness in financing now had to include additional non-financial support for improving SMEs themselves – a reversal of […]

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05- 07
Oct

Kenya

Monday, October 5, 2020 to Wednesday, October 7, 2020

The Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development (GFRID) will focus on opportunities and challenges in the African remittance market, and the impact these flows can have on the sustainable development of migrants’ communities of origin. The three-day forum will also explore how innovation and technology in the market can lower remittance transfer cost and promote greater financial […]

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