Mobile Money Snapshot: Save the Children

  • Date Posted: July 24, 2014
  • Authors: Kazi Amit Imran
  • Organizations: FHI 360
  • Document Types: Case Study or Vignette, Primer or Brief
  • Donor Type: Non-US Government Agency

USAID promotes increased access to and usage of mobile financial services in order to deepen financial inclusion, accelerate broad-based economic growth, and instill transparency into funding flows. mSTAR/Bangladesh produces these mobile money snapshots describe the experiences of USAID- and non-USAID-funded organizations that have begun to replace cash with digital payments so that others can apply their lessons learned to their own transition to digital payments.

The sixth in the series, this Mobile Money Snapshot describes Save the Children Bangladesh experience in transitioning from cash to mobile payments in their Rehabilitation & Early Recovery Support to Mahasen Affected Families in Barisal Division Project.