insight2impact’s DataHack for Financial Inclusion (DataHack4FI) is an African innovation competition that encourages finance, tech and data enthusiasts to collaborate.
DataHack4FI is an opportunity for data enthusiasts and emerging tech companies to use their skills to deepen financial and economic inclusion. Sign up now!
What are market opportunities based on #FinNeeds and the financial devices people use? Our measurement experts are in action this week presenting their findings on the Mexico pilot study. Read more: https://t.co/k3pI12Lilz @MastercardFdn @cnbvmx
Our @Nichola Schoeman is in action with @InnovationVilla for #DataHack4FI Season 3! Stay tuned for updates on #data for #financialinclusion here: https://t.co/vSAnJifgrC https://t.co/OUzDv8WO0B
#DataHack4FI Season 3 is underway. Are you a #data enthusiast? Check out this article about the journey of a #data enthusiast, by Joshua Chipile @SJTGs a #DataHack4FI community member: https://t.co/4XG6wtpQ9E
How can #alternativedata be used to improve #finserv to better meet #FinNeeds? Watch our latest on #datadriven solutions: https://t.co/3PKcMR90UC @cenfri_org @Finmarktrust @MastercardFdn @gatesfoundation
We're exploring how #AfricanDigitalPlatforms are creating and bridging barriers to #financial and #economic inclusion, and how they are revolutionising the informal economic activities of merchants and individuals. Check out the interactive #database here: https://t.co/b5zc32NP3j
Remember the social media challenge we did with @ZindiAfrica last year? Over 200 #datascientists tried to predict the number of retweets a tweet would get, based on #data from 38 major banks and mobile network operators in Africa. Meet the winner here: https://t.co/aFSi3cD1XU https://t.co/rA4JcKtjF7
Recently we caught up with ICT champion, Prof Ndemo. "We [the African continent] have the greatest opportunities in the world because we have the most problems. People in Silicon Valley are hunting for problems to solve." Read the full interview here: https://t.co/MuWyq5M0dg
@Web_Monk is in action at #Lesotho #discoverdata with @UNDPLesotho. Stay tuned for updates and check our our #dataportal here: https://t.co/63xVGBlpnA #financialinclusion https://t.co/FSx75ywhgX
What an experience with @ZindiAfrica as #datascientists from around the world raced to predict the number of retweets a tweet would get. We pulled tweets from 38 major banks and mobile network operators across Africa. Read more 👇 https://t.co/MBaLG7XV86
#DataHack4FI Season 3 is underway, and we're reflecting on the #data #innovation from Season 2. Read more about #Bizfundi and its mission to improve #credit access: https://t.co/t0CQ4WX3R5 @FSDTanzania @cenfri_org @Finmarktrust
How are #digital platforms shaping economic activity in #Africa and what role can #finserv play in enabling adults to prosper from it? Our @Herman_Smit shared findings from our #africadigitalplatforms database earlier today at @HSRC_BRC #fintech workshop: https://t.co/0s1hk9RNFd https://t.co/pEFeiTzlMX
Thanks, @greybeardsme! We will be sure to share the presentation with you next week when we make it available online as well. For now, please explore our database on #africadigitalplatforms and let us know your thoughts: https://t.co/0s1hk9RNFd https://t.co/ZT0lEEABXw
"Our research on #africadigitalplatforms shows that in countries where the usage of #digitalpayments is higher, so is the usage of e-commerce platforms" - @Herman_Smit @HSRC_BRC workshop on #Fintech opportunities in Africa. https://t.co/jgdz9Z426s