Site Visits and Studies on Mobile Money Business Models – the Philippines
Context: In collaboration with Smart Communications and Globe Telecom (some of the first pioneers) to coordinate activities highlighting and supporting mobile money developments in the Philippines.
Objective: Create awareness for different opportunities in mobile money; establish best practices and showcase the impact of mobile money on social and financial inclusion; as well as provide an insight into new services beyond P2P payments.
Deliverable: Research on business models and partnerships; site visits and workshops organised with SMART and Globe Telecom (GXI) to give partners and anyone interested in mobile money a real experience of different use cases. Marketing collateral produced to reflect the successes of different stakeholders (MNOs, banks and rural banks).
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