The Opportunities of Digitizing Payments

World Bank Development Research Group, the Better Than Cash Alliance, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to the G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion
Publication Date:
28 August 2014
Africa, Women and Gender, Economy, Business and Finance, Children and Youth

How digitization of payments, transfers, and remittances contributes to the G20 goals of broad-based economic growth, financial inclusion, and women's economic empowerment.


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