Financial Empowerment: A Role for Everyone

Author(s): 
Danielle Hopkins, Melanie Williams, Naketa West, Olivia McFarlane
Organization/Affiliation(s): 
IF Consulting, LLC, Bank of Jamaica, Ministry of Education, Youth and Information in Jamaica
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
Sep 27, 2018

This presentation explores the role of key stakeholders in the public and private sector and civil society in the design and implementation of a National Financial Education strategy in Jamaica that will initially target youth, the Jamaican Financial Empowerment Programme (JFEP). Participants will hear from key stakeholders from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information in Jamaica and the Bank of Jamaica about the enabling policy environment and infrastructure for JFEP.

Topic: 
Financial Inclusion
Tags: 
Children
Community Development
Economic Empowerment
Financial Capability
Financial Literacy/Education
Governance & Policy