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Nov 17, 2014, 11:28 ET
Soh Yew Kat Wins 2014 Financial Inclusion Photo Contest (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP Announces Winner of 2014 Photo Contest

The first prize winner of the 2014 CGAP Photo Contest is Soh Yew Kiat of Malaysia. A panel of three judges selected his photo, "Cormorant...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

CGAP anuncia al ganador de 2014 Photo Contest

El ganador del primer premio del 2014 CGAP Photo Contest es Soh Yew Kiat, de Malasia. Un panel de tres jueces seleccionó su foto, "Cormorant...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

CGAP annonce le lauréat de son concours photographique 2014

Le premier prix du concours photographique CGAP 2014 est Soh Yew Kiat de Malaisie. Un jury composé de trois personnes a sélectionné...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

El CGAP da a conocer al ganador del Concurso Fotográfico de 2014

El ganador del primer premio del Concurso Fotográfico CGAP 2014 es Soh Yew Kiat de Malasia. Un panel integrado por tres jueces seleccionó...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

CGAP gibt Gewinner des Fotowettbewerbs 2014 bekannt

Gewinner des ersten Preises des CGAP-Fotowettbewerbs 2014 ist Soh Yew Kiat aus Malaysia. Eine Jury aus drei Preisrichtern wählte sein Foto...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

CGAP anuncia vencedor do Concurso de Fotografia de 2014

O primeiro vencedor do prêmio do Concurso de Fotografia de 2014 da CGAP é Soh Yew Kiat, da Malásia. Um painel de três...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:20 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Ya se admiten participantes en el 2014 CGAP Photo Contest

El CGAP Photo Contest anual, que tiene como objetivo destacar la fotografía sobresaliente de los amateurs y profesionales de todo el mundo...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:16 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Inscrições abertas para o concurso de fotografia do CGAP 2014

O concurso anual de fotografia do CGAP, cujo objetivo é ressaltar fotografias de destaque de amadores e profissionais do mundo todo,...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:12 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Están abiertas las inscripciones para participar en el concurso fotográfico CGAP 2014

El concurso fotográfico anual del CGAP, que apunta a destacar las mejores imágenes de amateurs y profesionales de todo el mundo mostrando...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:08 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Le Concours de photographie 2014 du CGAP procède à l'ouverture des candidatures

Le Concours de photographie annuel du CGAP, destiné à mettre en valeur les meilleures photographies des amateurs et professionnels du...

Jul 01, 2014, 10:59 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP Fotowettbewerb 2014 nimmt jetzt Beiträge an

Der jährlich stattfindende CGAP Fotowettbewerb, der hervorragende Profi- und Amateur-Fotografien aus der ganzen Welt zum Thema finanzielle...

Jul 01, 2014, 10:00 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

2014 CGAP Photo Contest Now Open for Entries

 The annual CGAP Photo Contest, which aims to highlight stand-out photography from amateurs and professionals around the world depicting...

Jun 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Pakistan's Wasil Foundation Wins Islamic Microfinance Challenge

 The Wasil Foundation, a Pakistan-based microfinance institution, won the Islamic Microfinance Challenge, a global contest to identify...

May 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
Photo Credit: Mohammad Saiful Islam, CGAP Photo Contest (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Mounting Evidence Shows Financial Inclusion Can Improve the Lives of the Poor

In a new paper, CGAP reviews recent empirical research that analyzes the impact of financial inclusion for the poor. More and more, these studies...

Apr 08, 2014, 15:11 ET
The World Bank, IFC and CGAP logos.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

Webcast: Digital Finance Innovation is at the Core of Solving Big Development Challenges

As part of the World Bank Group 2014 Spring Meetings, the session Digital Finance: Innovation at the Core of Big Development Challenges will bring...

Dec 18, 2013, 17:29 ET
A camel trader in India, by Rabin Chakrabarti. (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP: Digital Finance Can Help Transform Critical Services for the Poor

 CGAP has identified at least 55 companies, primarily in Kenya and Tanzania, who are leveraging the already established infrastructure of...

Nov 18, 2013, 10:30 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP gibt die Gewinner des Fotowettbewerbs 2013 bekannt

Der Gewinner des CGAP-Fotowettbewerbs 2013 ist Truong Minh Dien aus Vietnam. Eine Jury bestehend aus vier Juroren wählte sein Foto...

Nov 18, 2013, 10:30 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP anuncia ganadores de concurso fotográfico 2013

El ganador del Concurso Fotográfico CGAP 2013 es Truong Minh Dien de Vietnam. Un panel formado por cuatro jueves eligió sin conocer...

Nov 18, 2013, 10:30 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP anuncia vencedores do concurso de fotografia de 2013

O vencedor do concurso de fotografia do CGAP de 2013 é Truong Minh Dien do Vietnã. Um painel formado por quatro jurados...

Nov 18, 2013, 10:30 ET
CGAP.  (PRNewsFoto/CGAP)

CGAP annonce le vainqueur du concours photo 2013

Le gagnant du concours de photos 2013 CGAP est Truong Minh Dien du Vietnam. Un panel de quatre juges a choisi à l'aveugle sa photo,...