Sky News presenter Samantha Washington recently travelled to Zambia to meet young people benefiting from the Banking on Change programme, which gives them the opportunity to save and lend together, and set up small businesses. Find out more: http://www.plan-uk.org/bankingonchange
Globally, 2.5 billion people have no access to formal financial services. Providing access to savings, bank accounts and credit can transform the lives of the world’s poorest, especially young people and women, reducing poverty, increasing social equality and encouraging economic growth.
Banking on Change is a partnership between Plan UK, Barclays and CARE International. Find out more: http://www.plan-uk.org/bankingonchange