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Ghana launches world’s first Digital Finance Policy amid COVID-19


Ghana has become the first country in Africa to launch a digital financial services (DFS) policy according to CGAP.  The government hopes that the policy can support various measures it is taking to leverage DFS in its COVID-19 response.  Developed with technical support from CGAP and funding from the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs

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Financial Health and its Relevance for the Developing World: Learning Event in Singapore


“Financial health does not exist in a vacuum. It is inextricably linked to the real economy. Financial health contrives good personal health and education outcomes as well as reduced poverty and inequality,” said Judith Karl, Executive Secretary UNCDF while speaking at a conference on financial health held in Singapore in November 2019. The conference organized

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