Wednesday
July 19
2017

Report: The Fight for Light: Improving Energy Access through Digital Payments

Ending poverty and hunger, achieving universal access to education, health care, energy, and water; targets that would have seemed inconceivable in recent memory are now within reach. Yet meeting this ambitious agenda will require new paradigms for connecting markets and people that have been historically overlooked. Digital payments are at the core of the most successful new models for reaching last-mile customers, enabling businesses and governments to link under-served households with essential services.

Source: Better than Cash Alliance (link opens in a new window)

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Energy
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digital payments, energy, financial technology, fintech, Global Goals, rural development, SDGs