Strenthening Financial Education in Zambia (2012-2020)

In line with the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) 2016 - 2019 Strategic Objective no. 3: To “Increase formal Financial  Inclusion by 16% in order to contribute to  enhanced living standards”, the BoZ and DSIK signed the first Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2012. The main aim of this MoU was to improve the knowledge, understanding, skills, motivation and confidence of the Zambian population and to help them secure positive financial outcomes for themselves and their families.This was the basis of the first Zambia Project that succefully lasted from 2012- 2020.

Promotion of Small-Scale Entrepreneurship in Southern Africa (2021-2023)

In Zambia, DSIK and the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) have an ongoing Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a Project ‘Promotion of Small-Scale Entrepreneurship in Zambia’ with the aim to strengthen and promote small-scale enterprises (including farmers) in Zambia and to provide technical advice to the Financial Education Sector. 
Some of the results to be achieved in this cooperation are to 
• Develop and implement financial education measures for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), Marketeers, and small-scale Farmers.
• Strengthen the DSIK partner organization towards more sustainable

Deutsche Sparkassenstiftung für internationale Kooperation e.V.
Regional Office Southern Africa:
Lusaka Telecom House
Plot No. 5, Mwaimwena Road – Rhodespark Area

Lusaka, Zambia

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