YFS-Link Video: Karen Austrian, Population Council, Kenya

  • Date Posted: August 2, 2011
  • Authors: Karen Austrian
  • Organizations/Projects: Population Council
  • Document Types: Other
  • Donor Type: Non-US Government Agency

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Population Council is working with two banks in Kenya to develop, pilot and roll-out a group based savings account for adolescent girls. Karen Austrian expounds on the challenges of working with financial institutions, particularly during the pilot phase of the project, when the path to financial sustainability is not yet apparent.

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