"Policy Innovations in Youth Financial Services" Blog Series Post #3: Seeing the Opportunity and Business Case for Youth Finance
"But, in truth, access to small amounts of finance for young people and their young businesses is never going to be a priority for commercial lenders. It is difficult, it is time consuming and it is expensive. This is not a traditional market failure; it is an understandable market choice. But that choice still makes unblocking credit a challenge that requires an innovative response."
"Policy Innovations in Youth Financial Services" Blog Series Post #2: Perspectives on Youth Financial Services in Egypt
"Developing countries have so much to learn from each other. In many cases, developed country experiences may not be replicable in developing countries. I found that many African, Asian, and Latin American countries have experiences relevant to Egypt and represent lessons that can be learnt and implemented in Egypt and in other developing countries."
Ms. Zeenat Rahman will serve as the newest member of YouthSave's Expert Advisory Board.