CFR | Building Inclusive Economies

June 5, 2017

Women’s World Banking was recommended as a partner for the U.S. government in its efforts to promote women’s economic empowerment.

Increase Women’s Access to Capital and Financial Services

The U.S. government should expand its work through the Overseas Private Investment Corporation to narrow gender gaps in access to capital. It should also work with Women’s World Banking and partner banks to promote financial inclusion through mobile technology.