Key resources for Fin-Tech and information on increased financial inclusion
Digital Frontiers Institute
Provides online courses and targeted research to bridge human capacity gaps that exist in the digital world, with particular focus on developing countries. The effect is to create professionals that are able to participate in the digital economy.
Works with global leading innovators and develop organisations to help them develop/ deploy solutions that can improve the lives of individuals and communities, in emerging markets. Does so through providing research and advice, accelerating tech development and helping design products.
Uses Mastercard's innovation/ global financial inclusion capabilities to change lives. Through the Mastercard Lab, groundbreaking solutions created to help people manage risk better, financially plan for the future and be empowered.
Implements financial inclusion initiatives through the provision of free financial literacy programs. It partners with financial institutions and fin-techs, governments and international development organizations, non-profit organizations, impact investors and others to reach underserved communities.
The UNCDF functions to make public and private finance accessible for the poor living in the world's least developed economies. Through promoting inclusive digital economies, local development finance and investment finance, the organisation aims to increase participation in the lcoal economy, while also enabling women empowerment too.