Recently, the Ministry of Finance said that the first G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI) meeting under G20 India Presidency is to be held from 9-11 January 2023 in Kolkata.

 

About GPFI

  • The meeting will be attended by G20 member countries, guest countries and international organisations invited by India.
  • It will focus on topics like digital financial inclusion, reducing remittance costs, and finance for the SME sector.
  • The three-day event will feature symposiums, exhibitions and a domestic outreach programme on┬ádigital financial literacy involving over 1,800 school students.
  • 12 international speakers will attend the G20 meeting. Institutions like NABARD will highlight the rural area coverage of innovative financial products and services.