RBAP-MABS Outlines Financial Education for Branchless Banking During the 8th Citi-Financial Times Financial Education Summit

The 8th Citi-Financial Times (FT) Financial Education Summit, the most established annual international forum on financial literacy, was held on November 28-29, 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia. With the theme “Empowering the Disadvantaged: Inclusive and Innovative Approaches to Financial Capability”, the Summit focused on how to increase the uptake of financial education initiatives at grassroots levels [...]

RBAP-MABS to share experiences during the Citi-FT Financial Education Summit 2011

The 8th Citi – Financial Times Financial Education Summit with its theme Empowering the Disadvantaged: Inclusive and Innovative Approaches to Financial Capability will be held on November 28-29 in Jakarta, Indonesia.  The USAID-supported RBAP-MABS program is proud to be asked to share experiences in providing financial education to encourage the adoption of mobile phone banking [...]

RBAP-MABS Shares Microinsurance Experiences of Philippine Rural Banks at the 7th International Microinsurance Conference in Brazil

The United States Agency for International Development-supported Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS) Program presented during the 7th International Microinsurance Conference held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from November 8-10, 2011. Organized by the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network and supported by the Brazilian Confederation of Insurers (CNseg), [...]

Mobile Phone Banking Services Initiative Highlighted During the 50th Anniversary of USAID and Peace Corps

The United States Agency for International Development Agency (USAID) and Peace Corps organized an event demonstrating their involvement in the Philippines to mark their 50th anniversary last November 4 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall. In line with the event, the Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS) program [...]