Women's World Banking, PIDS discuss how to improve women's financial inclusion
July 05, 2016
On July 5, the Philippine Institute for Development Studies welcomed officials from the Women's World Banking (WWB), a nonprofit organization working worldwide to help low-income women access financial resources to improve their lives.
Gil Lacson, Director of WWB's Network Engagement and Business Development met with PIDS President Gilberto Llanto to discuss their experiences, research studies, and opportunities for WWB and PIDS to help deepen and improve womens financial inclusion in Southeast Asia. Last year, Dr. Llanto wrote a paper for the Asian Development Bank Institute titled "Financial Inclusion, Education, and Regulation in the Philippines". ###