Financial inclusion, advancing sustainable development

14 November, 2016

H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands in her position of the United Nations Secretary General Special Advocate (UNSGSA) for Inclusive Finance for Development presents her annual report 2016 on the role of financial inclusion in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Over the last year the world has begun to press forward with ambitious plans to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Financial inclusion is broadly recognized within the Goals as a powerful tool to advance development progress.

The 2016 UNSGSA Report looks at recent work to expand financial inclusion and examines some of the most effective tools to make that possible.

Read the full report here. 


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