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Over 1 billion adults are digitally financially excluded Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Mexico, and Pakistan. Further, in most emerging and developing economies, more than 50 percent of the population remain excluded. Ambitious national strategies have tried to advance financial inclusion,...
At the Paris Summit on Financing African Economies held last May, the IMF announced the availability of US$33 billion in new SDRs for African countries (out of an overall issuance of US$650 billion in new SDRs for all its members).