Global Programmes

Global Programmes

The BTCA is an alliance of governments, private sector and development organizations committed to accelerating the shift from cash to electronic payments. UNCDF serves as the secretariat

A global facility to increase access by poor households and small businesses to sustainable, low cost energy, via appropriate financing schemes

Supporting local governments to design, plan, implement and sustain local investments to unlock barriers to women’s economic opportunities and empowerment.

A global UNCDF-UNDP-UNEP programme to enable local governments develop and invest in action plans designed to mitigate the effects of climate change

A cross-border initiative to strengthen cross-border governance in the West African region

An innovative programme aimed at unlocking domestic financial sectors and improving business-enabling environments

A USD 58.6 million global facility to promote access to financial services, particularly savings, with a special focus on Africa and post-crisis countries

UNCDF’s new Mobile Money for the Poor (MM4P) programme

The programme uses a four-step approach to addressing the issue of local governments’ access to sustainable sources of financing

Find out about UNCDF latest innovations to address the challenge of limited access to financial services

UNCDF’s Shaping Inclusive Finance Transformations (SHIFT) programme aims to improve the current level of financial inclusion in the ASEAN region

A programme to increase access to financial services for 200,000 low-income youth in Sub-Saharan Africa