Expanding Financial Inclusion of Refugees in Uganda

During May-August 2018, NpM, Platform for Inclusive Finance (NpM) in the Netherlands initiated a preparatory process to expand access to finance for refugees in Uganda. The NpM Diagnostic Study in Uganda provides an analysis of demand and supply side opportunities and constraints to advance the business case for financial inclusion of refugees and other Foreign-Born Residents, alongside low-income host community members. The main objectives are to compile data and evidence to increase FSP’s knowledge of the potential client segment of refugees, and hence to dispel some of the myths and preconceptions that exist; and to clarify the interventions and technical assistance needed to successfully offer or scale up financial services to refugees in Uganda.

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