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(Nobel Peace Laureate 2020)WFP uses blockchain can this be useful, any discussion around that.
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The last presenter spoke about populations not reachable with digital systems; what’s the exact barrier...mobile phones?
What are the main regulations changes that developing countries has to make to propel DFS? Should they focus in fintechs?
Is there a way to undo the lack of funding for financial inclusion startups from this network and the VC community as it seems to be bottle necking the innovation vision of this group?At www.mypocket.io, we have 51K active users and over €100M in transfers between Europe and Africa, but have not been embraced by the social impact world for some reason. We’re currently raising our series A round.Our documents can be found here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/10SlFx07AYU7eh6gqaHilQycHMzARWIfg?usp=sharingMichael Leifer, CMO email@example.com
Dr Ramesh Salian
In India , NGO promted self-help groups working hard to strengthen the rural women through their financial inclusion policies. But, the present pandemic is a bottleneck to reach the vulnerable section of the society. what will be the solutions to face such circumstances in coming days?
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Dr Ramesh Salian
Need separate financial inclusion policy for highly populus countries of the world
Is it possible to lose the achievements of those resulting from the Covid in terms of adoption behavior and use of DFS? Or are there things to do to preserve these gains?
Magda, I’d like to come to you next and ask about identifying risks and opportunities in today’s landscape
Greg I’d like to ask you next about how regulatory bodies have responded to behavioural and technological changes post covid 19 if that’s ok?
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Good knowing all the participating organizaions. Including the hosts BBC Click event, which I used to view sometime in 2013-2015.
Great points. When I worked in the field, network connectivity was a big barrier even in places covered by telco towers. During COVID-19 to make edutainment content available, UN personnel spent 3 hours per tablet (100+ tablets) to download 1 simple app in tablets. This because the devices were not considered suitable for Google PlayStores requirements (taking device ownership), and coordination across partners was difficult in apps deployment and device management. Let me avoid talking of USSD services!Plus, mobile networks were often unreliable and not really promoting innovation. To reach more people, digital rails should be re-though or be opened up
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how can I join the conversion
OPENAI is one such org
True called money-order
I work with the Pan African Union which is an intergovernemnetal organization for postal matters in africa
I hope this is useful :)
Panelists, I’m enjoying your contributions. in the next few minutes I’ll ask each of you for some closing remarks as a way to round up after a few more questions.
So just to comment on the use of the postal system in africa, I wish to say that the problem is that there hasn't been a lot of investment in digital financial inclusion in the sector but suffice to say that the thre is a facility called Financial Inclusion Technical Assistance Facility being managed by the Universal Postal Union which postal entities can benefit from. More information can be obtained from the International Bureau of the Universal Postal Union.
I’m going to ask for closing remarks next, Greg I’ll start with you if that’s OK.
Ulugbek Mahmudov - CBU
Everything's relative :)
We will be finishing a little earlier than 18:30 CET, after the closing statements I’ll thank you and close the panel.
Thanks everyone :).
That is foe the future so that DFS can be embraced during any pandemic
Thanks everyone :)
great session - team!
Can I interest Mr Mahesh in Confidential Computing and NeuroSymbolic AI ?
both IBM tech
Thank you Panelists ! Very enlightening session!
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