Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited

Type of action/project/initiative
Areas addressed
Cost reduction, Digitalization, Financial inclusion, Formalization

We have connected over 300,000 customers on our platform to their friends and families in the diaspora through digital remittances services that are available on our platform that has created an enabling environment for cross border payments at the lowest fees.

In 2022 we reduced our sending fees to the diaspora by over 95% to allow for seemless and affordable transfer of funds to the world in an effort to drive financial inclusion through affordable and instant remittances.

Target area
Across the country, East Africa and the World
Date and duration
Permanent solution
Budget allocated
Over $1,000,000