Arab Financial Inclusion Day 2019

23 April, 2019

Banque du Liban will host its third AFID Forum on April 23, 2019, under the theme "Innovative Approaches to Improving Financial Inclusion".

About this Event

Banque du Liban’s Financial Inclusion Strategy aims at promoting affordable, timely, and adequate access to regulated financial products and services, and broadening their responsible use by all segments of the population.

Through the implementation of tailored existing and innovative approaches, this strategy contributes to fostering socio-economic and financial well-being for individuals and MSMEs, sustainable development, economic growth, and financial stability.

The Arab Financial Inclusion Day (AFID) Forum brings together all stakeholders, from the public sector, the private sector and the non-profit sector, in order to share their experiences in improving the provision of financial and non-financial services to the various segments of the population.

AFID 2019 Forum will discuss the following main topics:

  1. The expansion of digital finance, and the impact of digitalization of financial services on stability and financial inclusion.
  2. The promotion of a proportional approach on financial regulation and supervision, and the impact of digital transformation on compliance and monitoring.
  3. The development of a customer-centric approach on financial intermediation, and the impact of technological innovation on responsible finance.
  4. The sustainability and growth of the microfinance industry in the Arab world 

The Forum targets public and private sector institutions, as well as civic society and international organizations.

RSVP by 15 April 2019| Please fill out a registration form for each attendee from your institution.

For any inquiry | Please contact: financialinclusion@bdl.gov.lb

Click here to register. 

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