March 17, 2016
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

On March 17th, 2016, three projects funded by the Citi IPA Financial Capability Research Fund were presented on a panel at the 18th Microcredit Summit in Abu Dhabi. Benni Savonitto (Financial Inclusion Program) presented the results from Mobile-izing Savings: Defined-Contribution Savings on a Mobile Money Platform in AfghanistanJulian Jamison talked about the long-term follow-up survey that was recently conducted for Starting a Lifetime of Saving: Teaching the Practice of Saving to Ugandan Youth; and Marta Carnelli (IPA Colombia) discussed the progress of the Tablet-Based Financial Education project in Colombia. The three speakers were part of a panel called "Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA): Case Studies from the Field."

Presentations

Mobile-izing Savings
Beniamino Savonitto
Tablet-based Financial Education
Marta Carnelli
Starting a Lifetime of Savings
Julian Jamison, Dean Karlan, Jonathan Zinman