Tag: Ghana

MTN MoMo Pay Merchant Payments: Expanding Women’s Mobile Money Use in Ghana
Digital Financial Services |

MTN MoMo Pay Merchant Payments: Expanding Women’s Mobile Money Use in Ghana

MTN Ghana launched a merchant payment service in January 2017 called MoMo Pay to increase mobile money use in...

By BFA GLOBAL
The iWorker Project – Country Diagnostic Report: Ghana
Livelihoods and Microenterprise |

The iWorker Project – Country Diagnostic Report: Ghana

iWorkers are a new category of workers – people whose livelihoods are enabled by digital commerce platforms where they...

By BFA GLOBAL
How to design PAYGo operational models to improve repayment
PAYGo and Essential Services |

How to design PAYGo operational models to improve repayment

There has been a lot of work exploring why some pay-as-you-go (PAYGo) solar customers stop paying after they are...

By Jacob Winiecki
The power of flexibility: How innovative payment models can expand access to energy services
PAYGo and Essential Services |

The power of flexibility: How innovative payment models can expand access to energy services

In the past eight years, over 10 million people in emerging economies have acquired modern energy for the first...

By Jacob Winiecki
Meet the iWorkers – Rhoda & Erica
Livelihoods and Microenterprise |

Meet the iWorkers – Rhoda & Erica

The iWorker Project spoke with two entrepreneurs in Ghana, Rhoda and Erica, about their foodservice business, which they recently...

By BFA GLOBAL
Meet the iWorkers – Joseph
Livelihoods and Microenterprise |

Meet the iWorkers – Joseph

Joseph, an Accra, Ghana-based entrepreneur sat down with the iWorker Project to discuss why he decided to leave a...

By BFA GLOBAL
Superplatforms: Unlocking the Potential of Merchants, E-Commerce and Financial Services in Africa
Livelihoods and Microenterprise |

Superplatforms: Unlocking the Potential of Merchants, E-Commerce and Financial Services in Africa

FIBR explored the potential of superplatforms, the major tech platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp and others and their impact...

By BFA GLOBAL
Why Alternative Lending Struggles to Scale in Emerging Markets
PAYGo and Essential Services |

Why Alternative Lending Struggles to Scale in Emerging Markets

And What Fintech Companies Can Do About It   During the past 10 years, the US, the UK and...

By David Porteous
How Do We Increase Trust and Engagement in the Low-Income Customer’s Journey?
Digital Financial Services |

How Do We Increase Trust and Engagement in the Low-Income Customer’s Journey?

A Holistic Service Blueprint for Financial Services In today’s radically changing business landscape, the customer experience is important. We...

By Sushmita Meka
How Can Insurance Help Smallholder Farmers?
Climate Action |

How Can Insurance Help Smallholder Farmers?

Catalyst Fund Learning Agenda Series #3, WorldCover The Reality of the Low-Income Customer Robert is a father of four...

By Maelis Carraro