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Empowering Women Through Digital Financial Solutions

March 7, 2016
Did you know that in addition to offering many economic benefits, bank account ownership can make you happier? Read about this and other benefits of digitizing financial solutions to advance women's economic participation.

Is Ultra Poverty Graduation Working?

August 19, 2016
To reach scale and achieve the goal of eradication of extreme poverty by 2030, the graduation approach requires collaborative action among NGOs, MFIs and governments implementing safety net programs.

Fixing a Market Failure Provides Profits and Empowerment

January 25, 2017
A few small changes in the market system—collection points closer to home, machines that provide more transparency, and aligning the needs of buyers and producers—can provide all of these benefits because together they solve the market failure.