Tag Archives: Sub-Saharan Africa

Migrants’ remittances and the role of post offices in rural development

Mauro Martini, our colleague at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), wrote a great post last month on the African Postal Financial Services Initiative (APFSI), a partnership between IFAD, the World Bank, UNCDF, WSBI, and the UPU, with financial backing from the European Union. The global average cost of sending remittances stands at about […]