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Bridging the Gender Gap : Promoting Women's Financial Inclusion: Tools & Guidance from the AFI Network

Publication Year: 2017 Publisher: AFI

Background

At the 2016 Global Policy Forum in Fiji, the AFI membership adopted with an overwhelming majority 96% the Denarau Action Plan: The AFI Network Commitment to Gender and Women’s Financial Inclusion. This groundbreaking initiative is driven primarily by policymakers and regulators from developing and emerging countries committing to take tangible actions and provide leadership towards closing the gender gap globally.