Kenya Financial Diaries

Year Started:
2012

Year Ended:
2013

Key Partners/Clients:
FSD Kenya, Digital Divide Data

Area of Work:
Digital Financial Services, Livelihoods and Microenterprise

Countries:
Kenya

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one year, BFA Global designed a sample study for the low-income population segments in Kenya which included the use of research instruments, provision of an implementation plan, presenting data and analyzing the collected data. Through elaborate analysis of the financial diaries data, BFA Global accomplished an in-depth understanding of financial behaviors and needs across a representative range of low-income population segments in Kenya, to inform market expansion, specifically the branchless models.


 

Kenya COVID-19 Diaries

The BFA Global team, together with FSD Kenya, conducted interviews with previous Financial Diaries participants to understand how low-income Kenyans are coping with the impact of COVID-19 in their lives. We share key insights from the research in a blog series.

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Insights

Kenya Financial Diaries Final Report

Kenya Financial Diaries Final Report

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Kenya Financial Diaries Executive Summary

Kenya Financial Diaries Executive Summary

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Small “B” Biashara: self-employment & economic advancement in financial diaries households

Small “B” Biashara: self-employment & economic advancement in financial diaries households

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Getting an education in rural Kenya: Findings based on the Kenya Financial Diaries

Getting an education in rural Kenya: Findings based on the Kenya Financial Diaries

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
A Buck Short: Financial Diaries Gender Insights

A Buck Short: Financial Diaries Gender Insights

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Cashlite report: Are we there yet? Rethinking the evolution of electronic payments in Kenya

Cashlite report: Are we there yet? Rethinking the evolution of electronic payments in Kenya

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Respondent Profile 1: “Evelyn”: coping with chronic Illness

Respondent Profile 1: “Evelyn”: coping with chronic Illness

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL
Respondent Profile 2: Extreme savings and thrift

Respondent Profile 2: Extreme savings and thrift

BFA Global, funded by FSD Kenya, undertook a comprehensive financial diaries study in Kenya. Over the course of one...

By BFA GLOBAL