WSBI presents 'Doublings Savings Accounts' programme in Turkey


BRUSSELS, 12 June 2014 – Turkey has recently prioritized financial inclusion as a component of its overall financial sector strategy. 

The objective of the Financial Inclusion conference where WSBI was a speaker was to facilitate discussion on financial inclusion among stakeholders in Turkey, support Turkey in designing FI policies, inform policy makers about successful international experiences and help Turkey prepare for its G20 Presidency in 2015. 

At the invitation of the World Bank, WSBI presented lessons at the conference from its Doublings Savings Accounts programme and discussed the role of banks in helping achieve financial inclusion in the context of national Financial Inclusion strategies and reform programs.