Monthly Digest, March, 2008 [Read articles of i4d April 2008 on Financial Inclusion and ICTs ]

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Extending banking to the marginalised

Hand in Hand, India
ICT and microfinance

e-Banking Technology, Estonia
Adoption of Internet banking

ICT for Financial Inclusion
Electronic banking for the poor

SKS Microfinance, India
Initiatives for the underserved

Mann Deshi Mahila Sahakari Bank, India
Taking banking to the rural women

Financial Inclusion: A Global Perspective
The magic of plastic cards

Ekgaon Technologies, India
Rural financing and the role of ICT

Peruvian Telecentres
Does policy provide practice or vice versa?

A Special Online Forum: 'Making e-Agriculture Work Through Public Private Partnership in Asia
10-28 March 2008, Katalyst and FAO, ICT potentials in agriculture

Eighth Annual Baramati Conference on ICT for Development, 23-25 March 2008, India
ICT for communities

Conference on Unlocking the Growth Potential of Rural India, 4-5 March 2008, New Delhi, India
Rural development: Issues and concerns

Bytes for All...

List of forthcoming ICT events around the world

In Fact
ICT applications in the banking sector

Development News

World News

e-Agriculture News

India News


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