The fourth SADC Financial Inclusion Forum was held this year to further advance the aspirations of the SADC Strategy on Financial Inclusion and SME access to finance. This year’s Forum was held on the 24 – 25th July 2019 at Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg South Africa under the theme “From Strategy to Implementation”. This forum was also expected to review the current status of financial inclusion in the SADC region. The Forum also had four commissions to cover the various thematic topics:
- Mobile money and savings,
- Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), and
- Remittances and payments.