Food Security and Nutrition Network

Development of Mobile Money

Event Details
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, January 14, 2016 (All day)
Dakar, Senegal and Gisenyi, Rwanda

The Electronic Cash Transfer Learning Action Network (ELAN) hosted two mobile money workshops in January 2016 in Dakar, Senegal (January 13-14) and Gisenyi, Rwanda (January 26-27). The purpose of each event was to improve understanding of minimum requirements for successful deployment of mobile money in humanitarian practices and to build relationships between key actors in the two sectors and identify necessary next steps to advance shared objectives. Fifty-two individuals from seven countries across West Africa and the Great Lakes region representing 16 humanitarian agencies and 11 private sector service providers attended. 

Event Resources:

Workshop Report (English, French)

Event Recording