CONFERENCE: ‘Finance for Refugees; making it work’ post-conference overview



Video of the day:


Vlog - short interview with guests


Publication ''Finance for Refugees: the state of play''

Publication ''Expanding Financial Inclusion of Refugees in Uganda''

Minutes of the breakout sessions:

Minutes Breakout session 1 - Overview of Financial services for refugees

Minutes Breakout session 2 - Using technology to mainstream access to finance for refugees

Minutes Breakout session 3 - Refugee finance in the Middle East

Minutes Breakout session 4 - A case study from Uganda

Minutes Breakout session 5 - Structuring Finance solutions towards ‘Reducing Inequalities (SDG 10) and investor’s perspective'


PowerPoint presentations of the plenary sessions:

Joscha Albert - Member of the Temporary Steering Committee of the GPFI

Bernhard Kowatsch - Head of Innovation Accelerator of World Food Programme

Balázs Némethi - CEO Digital Identity Solution, Taqanu

Ben Joakim - CEO Humanitarian Fund Management Platform, Diberse

Dan Kleinbaum - Co-Founder Digital Financial Service Solution, Beyonic and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at DFS Lab

Nat Robinson and Ms. Tori Samples-  Co-Founders Digital Savings Platform, Leaf Global Fintech

Flavia Palanza - Director EU Neighborhood Countries European Investment Bank

Patricia Atkinson - Head of programmes IKEA Foundation


Drawing board with initiatives:

Drawing board (made by guests at the conference) - open the link and download the picture via the top right download button for a clear/readable view

Conference photos:

Speakers and guests