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Jargon can lock the poor out of access to development information. Photo: ADB

Jargon hurts the poor

The excessive use of technical language in international development can keep vital information away from the people who need it the most.

Floyd Whaley

Hundreds of millions of people live on the cash economy without the benefits of banking, affordable credit and other financial services.

Digital solutions for financial inclusion

Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion people who are outside of the formal banking and financial system. They struggle with high fees and risky systems to undertake even simple financial transactions. Digital innovations offer new ways to bring them out of financial darkness.

Lotte Schou-Zibell

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