Symposium on Mobile Money, Financial Inclusion and Development in Africa

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 3:00pm to 7:00pm

146 Stocking Hall (Dairy Bar)

The symposium will focus on addressing a wide range of questions and issues within a multidisciplinary framework that covers topics from trends in financial instruments (e.g. mobile money; revolutionary credit/consumer protection; gender/inequalities; alternative lending schemes; trust; etc) to areas of tension (e.g. financial exclusion vs. inclusion) to broader finance frameworks (e.g. universal financial systems; inclusive/responsible finance; etc).

Schedule for symposium:

Event Type



Institute for African Development


Contact E-Mail

Contact Name

Jackie Sayegh

Contact Phone

607 255 -6849


Keynote Speaker: Dr. Andrew Mude

Speaker Affiliation

International Livestock Research Institute

Disability Access Information

Disability accessible

Registration Status

Open To

Cornell community

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