Aiming to increase financial inclusion for 480,000 individuals and their households

POWER Africa

CARE international in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation is implementing a multi-country financial inclusion project in promoting opportunities for women’s economic empowerment in rural Africa (POWER Africa).

The project is implemented in four countries: Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia and Cote d’Ivoire. This four-year project aims to increase the financial inclusion of 480,000 direct beneficiaries and their households through forming savings groups, financial education, and linking mature groups to formal financial institutions.

We work in four countries: