Leading climate science experts join Advisory Committee; Coalition partners launch consumer activations across the globe to support planting 100 million trees Johannesburg, South Africa – 20 October 2020: The current pandemic has underscored how interconnected our world has become – and that the health and well-being of our planet is deeply linked to that of …
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Mastercard announces new goal to reach 5 million girls by 2025 with signature STEM program Sub Saharan Africa,  October 09, 2020 – Mastercard today announced its signature STEM program, Girls4Tech, reached its initial milestone goal of educating one million girls. The program has a new and inspiring goal to reach five million girls by 2025. …
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This initiative comes as global and regional health officials and governments recommend social distancing and encourage the use of contactless payments over cash transactions Africa, 06 April, 2020 – Mastercard announced today that it is championing efforts to increase contactless payment limits across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region as people look for safer …
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Cairo, Egypt – 09 March 2020: Mastercard met with industry leaders from across the MEA region to discuss key initiatives on ‘Accelerating Africa’s Cashless Journey’ at the Network International Partner’s Meet (NIPM) held in Egypt. The event brought together nearly 100 experts and executives from the banking sector in Egypt and the African continent to …
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Cairo, Egypt – 25 June 2019 – Badraldeen Ahmed Abdelsalam, an Egyptian boy with a passion for football, has been given the opportunity of a lifetime and became the first Egyptian mascot at the UEFA Champions League. This priceless experience was made possible for him, thanks to Mastercard. Dedicated to encouraging youth empowerment in all fields …
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