Kenya: Mobile-money as a public-health tool

After Safaricom met with the country’s Central Bank and per a directive from Kenya’s President, the country’s largest teleco, Safaricom, implemented a fee-waiver on East Africa’s leading mobile-money product, M-Pesa, to reduce the physical exchange of currency in response to COVID-19. For the next three months all person-to-person (P2P) transactions under 1,000 Kenyan Schillings (≈ […]

Commonwealth Peoples Association-Uganda (CPAUG)

The Commonwealth Association-Uganda would like to say that the contribution of migrant workers to Uganda’s economic path over the last decade has changed lives of thousands of families in rural Uganda hence, our call for the international community is to keep developing new human responsive strategies that countries can leverage on in promoting the foreign […]

Nigerian in Diaspora Organisation Qatar

The International Day of Family Remittances gives us an opportunity to help raise awareness of the lifeline that immigrants provide to their family and close friends worldwide. Millions of immigrants in Qatar and the rest of the world provide key financial support that often helps drive the advancements of their families and the economic development […]