Simple acts of flicking on a light switch, turning on the heat during a cold night or using water for basic day-to-day activities is inaccessible to many across the world. And if people do have access to these resources, the quality is often poor and jeopardizes their health. The tools they really need to improve …
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It’s not every day that a CEO and CFO talk about investing millions of dollars into a part of the business that doesn’t generate direct profits. But that’s exactly what we did when we took advantage of the recent U.S. tax reform to make a focused investment – half a billion dollars – into our …
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On the surface, financial inclusion appears to be a simple process; having access to a secure account that allows you to store and use money. But more than half of the world’s adult population still lacks this access, and those without accounts tend to be among the world’s poorest, living on just $2 a day. …
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Innovative Pop-Up Platform Provides Resource for U.N. Summit on Sustainable Development Goals New York, N.Y. – September 14, 2015 – With the world’s attention turning to the post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda later this month, the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth, in collaboration with News Deeply, today launched the Inclusion Hub, an innovative pop-up content portal …
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