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Keynote Address at the Youth Financial Inclusion Workshop by Loic Chiquier, World Bank

World Bank

Please click on the link below to read the Keynote Address at the Youth Financial Inclusion Workshop by Loic Chiquier, Director, Finance and Private Sector Department, Middle East & North Africa, World Bank

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Youth Financial Inclusion in the Arab World / Inclusion Financière des Jeunes dans le Monde Arabe

Silatech & CGAP

For more than a generation, the Middle East/North Africa (MENA) region has had the highest youth unemployment rates in the world, reflecting decades of youth economic and financial exclusion.  A World Bank analysis of the Global Findex Database (Demirgüç-Kunt and Klapper, 2012) found that only 13% of young people (aged 15-24) in MENA region had accounts at a formal financial institution, as compared to a world average of 37% and 17% in the next closest region, Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Findings on Youth & Financial Inclusion in the MENA Region

CGAP

Nadine Chehade of CGAP presents the results of research scan on RCTs and donor evaluations. Highlight the impact of donors programs and best practices in terms of youth and financial inclusion in the MENA region.

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Donor Support on Youth and Financial Services

UNCDF

Laura Munoz of UNCDF presents the YouthStart Program including its objectives, funding commitments and emerging lessons. She also highlights lessons from SSA countries similar to the MENA region.

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USAID Youth in Development Policy

USAID

Alina Romanowski of USAID presents the launch of USAID Youth Strategy and what it means for Youth Financial Inclusion.

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Kaah Islamic Microfinance Services, Somalia

Kaah Express

Overview of efforts by the Somali money transfer industry to integrate microfinance services into their existing business models. The solution offers the potential for profound development impact given the scale and reach of the Somali remittance business.

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La stratégie d’Inclusion Financière et les solutions novatrices de paiement VISA

Visa, Inc.

Discussion of Visa’s financial inclusion strategy for the MENA region focusing on youth financial education and innovative payment solutions that expand financial access including the use of pre-paid cards for microfinance loan disbursement and repayments.

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Mobile Financial Services

Tunisiana

Introduction of Tunisiana’s MobiFullus service in Tunisia and plans for its integration into MFI loan operations and roll-out as a transaction support solution for youth savings.

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Kiva Arab Youth: Progress in promoting financial services for youth in the MENA region

Kiva

Discussion of Kiva’s web micro-lending model, its focused expansion in the MENA region which is prioritizing lending to youth, and the challenges and constraints they face in achieving scaled impact.

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Inclusion financière des jeunes dans le Monde Arabe

Al Barid Bank

Presentation of Al Barid Bank’s Youth Savings Product, their motivation for targeting the youth segment, and the organization process that it has gone through in the design, conceptualization and deployment of a national level product.

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