21 March 2018 - 22 March 2018
Region: Kigali, Rwanda

The Association of Microfinance Institutions in Rwanda (AMIR) is hosting the International Conference on Responsible and Inclusive Finance. ICRIF is expected to give participants an opportunity to learn about strategies, successes and challenges of the Rwandan Financial Inclusion agenda and also provide a forum for discussions of best practices globally with respect to responsible inclusive finance, with emphasis on client protection and education.

To further the implementation of the international responsible inclusive finance agenda by providing learning opportunities for a range of actors about experiences within and outside of Rwanda.

Expected participants
ICRIF targets all actors that implement activities or have supervisory responsibilities in the financial inclusion area, namely:

  • Practitioners /MFIs
  • Financial inclusion experts
  • Microfinance associations
  • Government representatives
  • Researchers
  • International and local NGOs
  • Fintechs
  • Technical and financial development partners
  • Responsible finance standards setting bodies

Expected outcomes
The international responsible finance agenda regains momentum through this conference that highlights the importance of linking financial inclusion and consumer protection

Global efforts in financial inclusion and responsible finance are better known and inspire other (African) countries
FSPs increase consumer protection practice with a special attention to products and services for newly included clients

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