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Financial Inclusion: MasterCard, UN Women to Commence Pilot with Nigeria

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Leading global payments & Technology Company, MasterCard and U.N Women said on Tuesday they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to address the imbalance and advance gender equality and women’s economic empowerment. “Around the world, nearly 2.4 billion people live without any form of official personal […]

MasterCard Takes Action and Makes Change on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2016/MasterCard By Margaret Curran Did you know according to the World Bank, only 47%  of women worldwide have access to formal financial services? This is one of the biggest challenges women face in economic empowerment. Today, in honor of International Women’s Day, there is a global effort to […]