Save The Children Canada: YouthSave

Financial Inclusion

Purpose

A global study on youth savings

Why We Partnered

Working with local financial institutions and researchers, the YouthSave Consortium will develop and roll out savings products accessible to low-income youth in Colombia, Ghana, Kenya, and Nepal, and study their uptake and usage. This program will be the first and largest documented assessment of the financial and developmental impact of savings among low-income youth in developing countries.

 

Amount:

$12.5 million

Term:

Five years

Location:

Global