Innovators in Global Affairs

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

We are looking for organizations that provide all individuals and businesses, regardless of their personal net worth or company size, with access to financial products and services that are useful and affordable. Services include transactions, payments, savings, credit and insurance, delivered in a responsible and sustainable way. Such organizations may contribute to achieving SDGs 5 – Gender Equality and 10 – Reduced Inequalities.



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We are delighted to award the Kaleidofin because:

  • They use data driven insights that enable deep-understanding of consumer financial lifestyle and inform customized solution design,
  • They use a goal-based approach that combines the power of savings, investment, credit and insurance into one solution which plugs in at various life-stages of their end-customers, and
  • Their technology design is adaptable to partner entities’ unique workflows enabling seamless plug and play and automated transactions at scale


We are delighted to award the RiceUp Farmers because:

  • Their farm school program teaches farmers business and finance skills that boosts their capabilities,
  • They have partnered with organizations to provide micro-loans to farmers, giving the farmers more capital to work with and enables them to grow their own business endeavors and entrepreneurial experience, and
  • They bring larger access to the market through both physical and online methods
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