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NFNV Zambia Report

This study on women's access to financial services in Zambia is a qualitative research study aimed at understanding gender usage and behaviour towards financial services in Zambia. It was commissioned by Financial Sector Deepening Zambia (FSDZ), who were also the majority funders, together with the Bank of Zambia and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) under the umbrella of Making Finance Work for Africa. The study was carried out on behalf of New Faces New Voices by International Capital Corporation (ICC) in Mozambique.

Read the full report here.

Leaders Forum on Women Leading the way - Video

As world leaders gathered in New York to focus on climate change, at the UN Secretary General’s Climate Summit, the particular needs and responses of women, in terms of climate policy, were highlighted at an event hosted by UN Women’s Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and Mary Robinson, founder of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice, titled Leaders’ Forum on Women Leading the Way: Raising