GFRID Summit 2013

GFRID Summit
Type of documentEvent report

The 2013 Forum in Bangkok represented a turning point for incorporating remittances into the global development agenda. It showcased the dynamic and innovative character of the Asia-Pacific remittance marketplace – valued at over US$260 billion annually – and highlighted the importance of dealing with issues such as financial inclusion, the use of technology to reduce costs, and the creation of an enabling environment to unleash the development potential of remittances. Nowhere is this potential more apparent than in Asia.

Publication dateNov 2014
Number of pages91
Focus RegionAsia, Europe
Related to aGFRID Summit