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The positive impact of digital financial services on the poor is well documented globally. These services provide efficient, cost effective and more accessible solutions to accessing formal financial services.
Through the MSME MAP (Making Access Possible) framework, an evidence-based strategy to support MSMEs is developed for different countries. The process identifies dominant sectors, sizes the value of the sector, assesses blockages to growth for the MSMEs in the sectors.
A well-developed policy and regulatory environment ensures the market operates efficiently and at scale, whilst also taking into account the needs of all of the stakeholders that participate in it – both consumers and providers.
FinMark Trust requires the skills of a young graphic designer looking to gain work experience who will support the development and enhancement of FMT’s messaging through the design and formatting of visual presentations and reports. Read more here https://t.co/U4AYKN8XFs https://t.co/TjZXBYnZoi
FinMark Trust requires the skills of a writer with a keen interest in digital communications who will support FMT in the development and enhancement of messaging through the development of impactful written reports and digital content. Read more here https://t.co/v4T7ES3YOT https://t.co/rjAv106Mi0
FinMark Trust requires the skills of a young graphic designer looking to gain work experience who will support the development and enhancement of FMT’s messaging through the design and formatting of visual presentations and reports. Read more here https://t.co/U4AYKN8XFs https://t.co/rBAF1VIOtG
FinMark Trust requires the skills of a writer with a keen interest in digital communications who will support FMT in the development and enhancement of messaging through the development of impactful written reports and digital content. Read more here https://t.co/v4T7ES3YOT https://t.co/UGIINGoBGB
As part of the SA-EU dialogue, Lesego Mashigo shared insights on the SA MSME ecosystem for young people & the challenges they face in accessing finance. Explore more on what MSMEs in SA face in our #FinScope #SouthAfrica MSME 2020 findings here https://t.co/V5wniadyv9 https://t.co/UmrLUUOMgA
We share our key findings on formal flows and volumes of remittances in the #SADC region in our remittances market assessment from South Africa to the rest of SADC 2021 pocket guide here https://t.co/rorGbjlyWW #FMTRemittances #FamilyRemittances #Remittances https://t.co/BEjo1I4oG6
Our financial inclusion expert Phumelele Ncobo represented us at the SA-EU dialogue on linking social protection beneficiaries to sustainable livelihoods opportunities - from social protection to social investment. Learn more on our initiatives here https://t.co/c7JIePlcBJ https://t.co/0TT7ymk20u
A reminder that FinMark Trust invites proposals from Short-Term Experts (STEs) to provide consultancy services to build the capacity of SADC Stock Exchanges in developing products for SMEs’ participation in capital markets. Read more here https://t.co/EcUyO9qitb https://t.co/1Zu2W1kZb4
Today is Independence Day in #Malawi. As we celebrate, we reflect on our work in Malawi and look forward to our ongoing impact on the lives of the financially underserved & unserved through our #financialinclusion programmes in Malawi & the rest of SADC #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/O236brAyDn
Barriers and opportunities to enable affordable digital delivery of basic services in Malawi were explored in 2021. Read our findings here https://t.co/0QCF2iDFlc. #SDGs #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/JR50CopekW
In 2021 we completed our agricultural finance scoping in #Malawi. This identifies opportunities for interventions by @Finmarktrust in the agricultural economy of Malawi. Read the summary report here https://t.co/QYU7RsBb4M #financialinclusion #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/veRcDQFhd3
In the first quarter of 2020 more than 500,000 people in #Malawi received payouts on their interest earned via their mobile money wallets. Read more on this in the 2020 MAP refresh here: https://t.co/Yu6BuwSt6S #financialinclusion #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/VukPIWQhUl
We released our #FinScope MSME results for #Malawi in 2019 to assess the size and scope of MSMEs & describe the levels of access to financial products and services. Read https://t.co/djS3mmkrtA #financialinclusion
We commissioned a feasibility assessment in 2018 to see whether a digital financial ID could advance domestic #financialinclusion with the national e-ID that was rolled out in #Malawi. View the report https://t.co/B8KWaXLqjb #FMTDigitalID #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/78OTY6PkPT
A robust & universal national ID system provides an essential foundation for accessing #FinancialServices to potentially improve access. We discuss the research conducted to better understand achieving this in #Malawi here https://t.co/WgJ8dEd3Uw #MalawiIndependenceDay https://t.co/qDKaj8rgeA
FinMark Trust invites proposals from Short-Term Experts (STEs) to provide consultancy services to build the capacity of SADC Stock Exchanges in developing products for SMEs’ participation in capital markets. Read more here https://t.co/EcUyO9qitb https://t.co/8d8CxXS5iN
What means do the youth in #SouthAfrica access to meet their goals? We explore the levels of financial inclusion for South Africans in more depth in our latest FinScope South Africa results here https://t.co/Xk18RD8AEr #YouthMonth https://t.co/SgHSpuWRC2
What are the sources of social support for youth in #SouthAfrica? Our report with @UNDP, @UNCDF, @OfficialSASSA, @The_DSD & @TreasuryRSA looks at socio-economic factors faced by social grant recipients while assessing similar global initiatives https://t.co/c7JIeP3BKb #YouthMonth https://t.co/PgJQ7YKt5B
Focusing on youth in #SouthAfrica, we look at how many receive social support. Our report with @UNDP, @UNCDF, @OfficialSASSA, @The_DSD & @TreasuryRSA also looks at how social grants can improve the financial capability of grant recipients https://t.co/jcqCAi57pX #YouthMonth https://t.co/ueZGIqX5E1
Our Damola Owolade spoke at the observance event for the IDFR on Remittance families & the (SDGs). Read more on the importance of #remittances in meeting Sustainable Development Goals in our latest report on remittance pricing here https://t.co/FXLs4ovq6h https://t.co/NyXyzbymh4