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How MasterCard is Working Towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Advancements in payment technology can build more self-empowered lives. This 10-word promise was the theme of MasterCard’s involvement around the 2015 UN General Assembly in New York.

Voted on and adopted by the Assembly, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals mark the next chapter in global efforts to resolving the world’s most challenging development issues. MasterCard is committed to be a driving force within the private sector – working alongside governments, NGOs and other businesses.

MasterCard’s technology, expertise and approach to partnership can help scale and implement all 17 of these Global Goals – as illustrated in these specific examples:

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To learn more about our financial inclusion efforts, visit the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth.