In 2017, 1.7 billion adults worldwide were unbanked. Of those, 1.1 billion have a mobile phone.
Think of the potential.
Financial inclusion improves access to finance for businesses, can empower women and makes vulnerable adults more resilient to economic shocks. The 2021 FIGI Symposium provides a forum for dialogue amongst telecom and financial sector authorities, financial service providers, and related stakeholders from around the world to share experiences and perspectives on scaling up digital financial services.