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GSMA to help World Food Programme with safe money transfers during emergency situations

Thursday 6 August 2020 | 11:38 CET | News
The GSMA has expanded its partnership with the and United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Through the GSMA Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation programme, which has been funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) since 2017, the latest three-year cooperation will mainly focus on the use of mobile money. Under the agreement, GSMA will deliver digital assistance through cash-based transfers to save lives in global emergencies, including pandemics and natural disasters. The organisation noted that with over 1 billion mobile money accounts worldwide, the use of mobile

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Companies: GSMA
Countries: World
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