Category: Global

Leading investors and the GSMA: Promoting responsible business practices in digital financial services

July 13, 2018 | Mobile Money | Global | Claire Scharwatt

In June 2018, over 50 fintech investors and digital finance innovators launched the Guidelines for Investing in Responsible Digital Financial Services during an event hosted by Goodwell in ...
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Distribution 2.0: The future of mobile money agent distribution networks

July 5, 2018 | Mobile Money | Global | Sub-Saharan Africa | Global | GSMA

Mobile money agents are a crucial asset for mobile money providers and have been key to the growth of the industry over the last decade. In December 2017, there were over 2.9 million active ...
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Wikimedia Foundation partners with the GSMA to expand digital literacy in emerging countries

June 21, 2018 | Connected Society | Global | Guest Blogger

This post was guest-authored by Jack Rabah, Wikimedia Foundation. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the GSMA. About half of the world does not use the internet. ...
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5 Ways that Mobile is a Lifeline for Refugees and Displaced People

June 20, 2018 | Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation | Global | Jenny Casswell and Keeya-Lee Ayre

The UN Refugee Agency’s annual Global Trends study published today highlights that forced displacement is at a record high, with 68.5 million people driven from their homes by the end of ...
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GSMA Mobile Money celebrates the International Day of Family Remittances

June 15, 2018 | Mobile for Development | Mobile Money | Global | Global | Nika Naghavi

International remittances play a critical role in sustaining the livelihoods of those living in poverty and fragile states. At more than three times the size of official development ...
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