Ventures Africa | Women, Phones May Be The Next Growth Frontier For Africa

A dozen African government, finance and business leaders, including Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Dr…

Huffington Post | How Innovative Savings Accounts Can Help Low Income Women

Nearly one billion women around the world do not have access to a bank account. Many of the…

AllAfrica | Banks told to tap savings from women

BANKS are overlooking a major source of savings which could help them meet growing demand for…

Daily Times (Pakistan) | Technology revolution ‘brings the bank’ to poor women

New technology has “brought the bank” to millions of low-income women in a revolution that could…

News24 (Kenya)| Only 20% of women in Africa have bank accounts

Speaking during the Africa Advisory Council press briefing at a Nairobi hotel, Iskenderian noted…

Reuters | Bank on poor women and phones to drive growth in Africa, experts say

Mobile phone technology can help to bring financial services to the 80 percent of African women who…

Countering the double invisibility of rural women through more inclusive lending

Women’s World Banking convened institutions and organizations invested in serving rural women to…

PRESS RELEASE | African leaders commit to economic empowerment for low-income women

Twelve high-profile African leaders, including Nigerian Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,…