A Column Focused on Sri Lanka: Economic Inclusion of All Segments of Society for Economic Empowerment

Ebere Anosike, New America Foundation
Tuesday, November 26, 2013

"Availability, accessibility and affordability – key for inclusion In a multi-ethnic, multi-religious, multi-cultural society like Sri Lanka."

Looking Beyond Headcount: An Interview with Bank of Kathmandu CEO Ajay Shrestha

Rani Deshpande, Save the Children
Friday, November 22, 2013

"In May 2013, CYBY, the youth savings product rolled out by YouthSave partner Bank of Kathmandu (BoK) for children like Pramod, crossed a significant threshold: 10 million Nepalese Rupees (NPR) in deposits."

El Ahorro es Importante - Saving is Important

Alejandra Montes, Save the Children
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

"One of the most exciting 2013 Global Money Week activities in Colombia was the launch of the first national savings video contest, entitled 'El Ahorro es Importante' (Saving is Important)."

"Understanding YouthSavers" Blog Series Post #3: Youth Savings Uptake: Nature or Nurture?

Lissa Johnson and Katie Stalter, Center for Social Development
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

"Youth do not open savings accounts because of a certain household income, or because of a particular gender or other demographic variable. Instead, we find that youth choose to open and save in savings accounts based on the opportunities provided to them."

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