épisode 3

Catherine Le Côme of SNV Mali, and Simon Priollaud of PHB Development highlight the STAMP project in Mali, in which satellite-gathered data is made available to nomadic herders, enabling them to find water and biomass for their animals.

About #Voicesofinclusion

Voices of Inclusion brings listeners up close to PHB projects and provides insights on digital services for financial inclusion from experienced professionals working in the industry today.


Host: Matt Luna titel-textbg

Matt is a communication consultant for PHB Development. Based in The Hague, the Netherlands, he has worked since 2012 as a project and communication manager in the development and environmental sector. Matt worked as a journalist for the International New York Times in Paris. He is a graduate of the University of North Florida at Jacksonville


Guest: Katharina Braun titel-textbg

Head of Project, Improving Access to Remittances and other Financial Services through Digital Solutions, GIZ – The German Development Cooperation, Jordan

Katharina is heading the GIZ-supported Digi#ances project which aims at bringing digital financial services to unbanked Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan. Prior to moving to Jordan in January 2016, Katharina has worked for more than 5 years in Mozambique, focusing on mobile money and agent banking, as well as community-based financial services in rural areas.

Katharina holds a Master of Science in Political Economy of Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK


Previous Episodes

Voices of Inclusion- Episode 2

Katharina Braun of GIZ, speaking about the Digi#ances project which aims at bringing digital financial services to unbanked Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan.

Episode 1

Ronald Everts on the European Microfinance Week 2017 AND the upcoming one 2018

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