The African Microfinance Week (SAM 2019)

Oct 21, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019 | Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

How to reach the Sustainable Development Goals: which role for inclusive finance?

Open to all microfinance practitioners and other related sectors, the SAM aims to become a common African platform that offers a true framework for discussion between all stakeholders in the sector, in order to accelerate the financial inclusion and the economic growth of the continent.This common platform eases peer-to-peer exchanges and the search of synergies at regional and international level.

Through a range of plenary events and breakout sessions, SAM 2019 will address the following themes, among others:

  • Agricultural Finance;
  • Macro-Level Alignment with SDGs;
  • Digital Finance and Fintech;
  • Cash Transfers;
  • Small & Medium Enterprise Development and Youth Employment;
  • Gender Inequality.

For more information, please visit the event website.