Category: Global

Landscaping the digital humanitarian ecosystem

January 7, 2019 | Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation | Global | GSMA

The GSMA consulted with industry experts across five main thematic areas to better understand the opportunities, benefits and challenges of building a digital ecosystem for humanitarian ...
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Mandatory SIM registration: policy and regulatory perspectives in the absence of data protection laws

January 3, 2019 | Digital Identity | Global | Global | Ken Okong'o

The mobile sector is creating a major socio-political and economic impact across the globe. In the past ten or so years, GSMA has produced a significant body of knowledge and learnings ...
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Mission Billion Challenge

December 13, 2018 | Digital Identity | Global | Samantha Lynch

It is estimated that one billion people, predominantly those in developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia, lack the means to prove their identity, often resulting in social, ...
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A quick guide to the GSMA Mobile Money Certification

December 6, 2018 | Mobile for Development | Mobile Money | East Asia and Pacific | Europe and Central Asia | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Global | GSMA

Launched in 2018, the GSMA Mobile Money Certification is a global initiative to bring safer, more transparent, and more resilient financial services to millions of mobile money users around ...
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Leveraging the Potential of Mobile for Persons with Disabilities

December 5, 2018 | Mobile for Development | Global | GSMA

The GSMA is pleased to announce its involvement in the “AT 2030 – Life Changing Assistive Technology for All programme”, funded by DFID, to test new approaches and widen accessibility ...
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