News & Events

The Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity’s goal is to transform lives across Sub-Saharan Africa and make financial inclusion a reality for all Africans, especially those in the rural areas. Stay updated with the strides the Fund and its grantees are making as well as news and events from around the world that align with our objectives.

Published 24 Nov 2021


Financial Inclusion Week is an annual gathering of the global community working to advance inclusive finance.

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Published 04 Nov 2021

Financial Inclusion Week 2021: Plenary Session

How Businesses Can Adapt to Continue Serving Customers in Times of Uncertainty

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Published 15 Oct 2021


Prosema and FutureLink Technologies have been selected as winning entries in this recent participant focused competition.

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Published 19 Nov 2019

The Fund in The EastAfrican newspaper

The Fund and other contributors recently featured in The EastAfrican newspaper exploring what current efforts on Financial Inclusion are yielding, and what still needs to improve.

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Published 12 Nov 2019

Project visit in Côte d’Ivoire

The Fund team members, Milton Lore, Wilson Irungu & Barbara Wiafe took part in a project visit on 6 September 2019 to assess Biopartenataire’s project in Yamoussoukro, Côte d’ Ivoire. 

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Published 08 Nov 2019

Fund Webinar on Market Constraints

Catch up on the particulars of the Fund’s recently held Webinar.

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