an action-oriented think tank

We engage and challenge the industry to better serve, protect and empower clients.

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Credit Suisse is a founding partner of the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion. We have worked together to advance financial inclusion since 2008.

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Upcoming Events

Oct21
Oct23

Cape Town

Africa Board Fellowship Closing Seminar – Cohort 9

ABF Fellows will convene in South Africa to close out the ninth cohort.

Oct21
Oct25

Financial Inclusion Week 2019

This year, we are taking a step back as a community to revisit the fundamental purpose of our work, and ask ourselves the question: What is financial inclusion for?

Oct21
Oct25

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Organized by ADA

African Microfinance Week (SAM 2019)

Join Smart Campaign's Boubacar Diallo for a talk about fueling fintechs with an enabling regulatory and investment environment during SAM 2019.

Oct21
Oct21

Online

Organized by J-PAL

Twitter Chat with J-PAL and CGAP

A Financial Inclusion Week discussion about the guiding answers to "Financial Inclusion: For What?"

Oct22
Oct22

Online

Organized by Caribou Data

Webinar: How do Kenyan Micro-Entrepreneurs Use Digital Platforms for Their Businesses?

Join this Financial Inclusion Week webinar to learn how Caribou Data explored digital platform usage for managing micro and small business operations in Kenya.

Oct22
Oct22

Online

Organized by Opportunity International EduFinance

Webinar: Financial Inclusion for School Leaders

This Financial Inclusion Week webinar is about the potential of a $24B billion market to accelerate sustainable community development.

Oct23
Oct23

Online

Organized by GSMA

Twitter Chat: Unleashing the Power of Mobile Money to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

The GSMA hosts a Twitter chat bringing together mobile money industry experts. Join with #FinclusionWeek

Oct25

Online

Webinar: A Conversation About the Handbook on Consumer Protection for Inclusive Finance

Join us to discuss the new Handbook on Consumer Protection for Inclusive Finance and how it can help regulators and the entire financial inclusion industry to strengthen consumer protection frameworks. Part of Financial Inclusion Week 2019.

Oct27
Oct29

Nairobi

Board Leadership for Impact Program Launch Workshop

We're hosting a select group of social enterprise leaders at the Board Leadership for Impact Program inaugural workshop.

Oct30
Nov1

Dominican Republic

Organized by IADB

FOROMIC 2019

Catch Mayada El-Zoghbi at the opening plenary on day two of FOROMIC 2019.

Nov21
Nov22

Luxembourg

Organized by e-MFP

European Microfinance Week 2019

Mayada El-Zoghbi and Alexandra Rizzi will share insights on client protection and responsible finance as part of the official program during European Microfinance Week 2019. Join us!

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