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Risk, Remittances and Integrity programme (RRI)


Over five years, we worked with FSD Africa to address barriers and identify opportunities for financial sectors across sub-Saharan Africa to better serve individuals and small businesses, as well as facilitate more inclusive growth. We worked with regulators, new and traditional financial service providers to advance inclusive finance and remove barriers for almost 6 million people while ensuring safe and stable financial markets.

View this infographic to find out more about our impact or download the brochure to find out more about the programme.

The potential of digital platforms as distributors and enablers of financial services in Africa
The past decade has seen the emergence of digital platforms, which connect buyers and sellers of goods and servi [...]
Impact of COVID-19 on the insurance sector – Ghana, Malawi and Zimbabwe
The COVID-19 pandemic and accompanying restrictions by many governments across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) have for [...]
Evolving insurance supervisory mandates in sub-Saharan Africa – implications for data practices
The Access to Insurance Initiative ( [...]
Identity proofing for COVID-19 recovery
Guidance for regulators, financial service providers and market facilitators Globally, millio [...]
De-risking in Africa: Illicit financial flows and regional economic hubs
Recent years have seen large scale de-risking and financial exclusion happening in developing countries, particu [...]
Regional economic hubs in sub-Saharan Africa
Recent years have seen large scale de-risking and financial exclusion happening in developing countries, particu [...]
Money transfer operators in Nigeria: Regulation and licensing options
Many people have had their 2020 plans ruined by COVID-19, but the cross-border remittance opportunity in Nigeria [...]
Insurance operations and COVID-19: remote onboarding challenges
What challenges exist around remote onboarding? [...]
Inclusive Integrity Toolkit
Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) in conjunction with Cenfri and supported by [...]