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April 24, 2017

Esther Ocloo and the founding of Women’s World Banking

Google Doodle made Women’s World Banking co-founder Esther Ocloo famous on April 18, 2017. What part did she play in our story?

April 17, 2017

Going Digital: A roundtable examines innovative and scalable financial services for women

A roundtable on how those in the business of financial inclusion can and should proceed to ensure women are part of the digital future.

April 10, 2017

Agency Banking is Bringing Financial Services to Low-Income Women

Agency banking is one of the most promising that can overcome women’s obstacles to financial access.

April 3, 2017

Press Release: JazzCash and Women’s World Banking announce partnership to serve low-income women in Pakistan

For Immediate Release: April 3, 2017 Contacts: Syntax Communications : Faisal Mushtaq, +92-0321-2431568; Sheeraz, +92-0333-2235774 Women’s World Banking: Maura Hart, +1-212-556-3156 or meh@womensworldbanking.org JazzCash, Pakistan’s premiere financial services provider and global nonprofit Women’s World Banking announce a partnership to promote women’s financial inclusion across Pakistan. With funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the partners will work to increase low-income…

April 3, 2017

Have you found your ikigai?

Our Management Development Program at NBS Bank (Malawi) helped managers understand their core values and leverage their differences to better work together to serve women.

March 27, 2017

A helping hand fulfills this microentrepreneur’s dream

Supported by Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Catalina built a fried chicken business that supports her family and lets her give back to the community.

March 22, 2017

The Guardian | Give women credit and meet the global goals

Our President and CEO Mary Ellen Iskenderian wrote a piece on The Guardian on how empowering women is non-negotiable when it comes to promoting sustainable global growth.

March 21, 2017

OECD Development Matters | How we all benefit when women have access to finance

Mary Ellen Iskenderian on how giving low-income women access to finance can help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

March 20, 2017

Big Data Means Big Opportunity for Women’s Financial Inclusion in Nigeria

We’re working with Diamond Bank and MTN to leverage big data in improving women’s access to digital financial inclusion. It is not without its challenges.

March 17, 2017

Inspirational Women | Mary Ellen Iskenderian

An interview with our President and CEO, Mary Ellen Iskenderian.


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