6th African Microfinance Conference

August 12-15, 2013, Durban, South Africa

Now in its sixth year the African Microfinance Conference brings together a diverse set of stakeholders to focus on the practical steps needed to expand financial inclusion across the continent. With the theme of “Financial Inclusion: From Policy to Practice,” practitioners, policymakers, investors, researchers, and others will convene over workshops, panel discussions, plenary and breakaway sessions, and keynote addresses. Beth Rhyne will be delivering one of the keynote addresses, “Financial Inclusion: Progress, Challenges, and a View of the Future.” Rhyne will also give a presentation on the Financial Inclusion 2020 project, direct an interactive workshop on FI2020’s Roadmap to Inclusion, and participate in a panel discussion.