SERD Policy Talk (SPOT): Promoting Inclusive Finance
In the 8th SPOT series, Director Christine Engstrom from PSOD, Shigehiro Shinozaki from ERCD, Poornima G.W. Jayawardana from SERD, and Yoonee Jeong from SDCC discussed the catalytic role of financial inclusion to attain the SDGs and support more inclusive development.
The discussion highlighted the importance of a One ADB approach to strengthen financial and digital infrastructure, promote financial literacy and education especially for women, and strengthen the partnership between regulators, the private sector, and MFI's. James Villafuerte from SERD moderated the discussion.