mSTAR/Bangladesh: Technical Assistance Offerings for Making the Transition from Cash to Digital Payments

  • Date Posted: June 18, 2015
  • Authors: mSTAR Bangladesh
  • Organizations: FHI 360
  • Document Types: Primer or Brief, Other
  • Donor Type: Non-US Government Agency

Why should you stop using cash? USAID released Procurement Executive’s Bulletin No. 2014-06 mandating that as of August 6, 2014 “electronic payment systems must be the default method of payment under all awards.” In other words, electronic or digital payments are the norm for all USAID awards moving forward. USAID’s mSTAR/Bangladesh project can help you align with this new requirement for free through the following types of on-demand, short-term technical assistance.