The Certified Expert in Financial Inclusion Policy e-learning
course is a joint collaboration of Alliance for Financial
Inclusion (www.afi-global.org) and Frankfurt School.
The development of this e-learning course was funded by the
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).
AFI – Alliance for Financial Inclusion
AFI is a unique member owned network of regulators from
over 90 countries working together to accelerate the adoption
of proven and innovative financial inclusion policy solutions
with the ultimate aim of making financial services more
accessible to the world’s unbanked. It is based on the idea that
a global knowledge exchange platform is key to expanding
and improving financial inclusion policy. Thus, the collaboration
brings together Frankfurt School, one of the top business schools
in Europe, and AFI the world’s leading organization on financial
inclusion policy and regulation.
As a network organisation, capacity building of its members –
which in turn contributes to the growth of the network and the
sector – is a key objective of AFI. Capacity building initiatives
include member trainings, knowledge exchange visits, peer
learning. These have been very well attended and the demand
has been increasing significantly for advanced training on these
topics and also to induct more members and other stakeholders
into financial inclusion policy.
An online version in partnership with Frankfurt School is
expected to bridge this gap by reaching out to a larger audience.
This will also contribute to the growth of the sector to which we