16 June – Virtual IDFR observance event

   Observance event for the International Day of Family Remittances: Supporting remittance families build resilience in times of crisis Tuesday, 16 June 2020 15:30 – 17:30 CEST / 9:30 – 11:30 EST YouTube Live Streaming

16 June – Webinar “Remittances in crisis: how to keep them flowing”

On the occasion of the International Day of Family Remittances, Switzerland and the United Kingdom in partnership with World Bank/KNOMAD, UNCDF, IOM, UNDP, the International Association of Money Transfer Network, and the International Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a webinar to build on the recently launched Call To Action “Remittances in […]

16 June – IGC Webinar to mark the International Day of Family Remittances

Organised by the International Growth Centre Global remittances are projected to decline sharply in 2020 due to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions of migrants and their families have been affected by the pandemic, and a reduction in global remittances can have significant ripple effects across local economies and vulnerable communities, resulting in […]

17 June – Webinar: Financial Inclusion and Literacy

Financial inclusion is fundamental in reducing poverty, inequalities and for achieving inclusive growth. At this webinar, we will outline the important elements for financial inclusion and explore practices where competent authorities can reinforce financial inclusion and literacy. We will discuss how these institutions can further develop their capacities in these efforts, and look into the […]