Press Release: ITU Publishes Policy Recommendations on Digital Financial Services
Two-year consultation programme concludes with publication of 85 policy recommendations.
New global initiative to be launched in April 2017.
Geneva, 9 March 2017 – After two years of extensive consultation, the ITU Focus Group on Digital Financial Services (DFS) has concluded its work with the publication of 85 policy recommendations and 28 supporting thematic reports. The Focus Group brought together more than 60 organizations from over 30 countries to drive greater financial inclusion for the estimated 2 billion people around the world who remain unbanked.
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