Financial education in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) - Events
|15-16 Dec 2021||
High-Level Conference “Financial Literacy Policy Responses to the Advancements of Digital Finance in the CIS” co-hosted by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation. This two-day meeting, held online, brought together officials from the CIS countries, alongside OECD/INFE and international experts and researchers in the field of financial education.
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|15-16 December 2020||2020 High-Level Event on Financial Education in the Commonowealth of Independent States. This High-Level event was organised as part of OECD Technical Assistance Project on Financial Education in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Phase II, with the financial support of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation. This two-day meeting, held on-line, brought together officials from the CIS countries, alongside OECD/INFE and international experts and researchers in the field of financial education. The event gave the opportunity to share experiences on improving financial literacy and financial resilience in the region in a COVID-19 pandemic more than ever required and necessary. The CIS-INFE Financial literacy regional network have also been launched: the goal is to contribute to a longevity and continuity of the mutually beneficial exchanges.||Agenda and more|
|29 May 2020||
Financial education and COVID-19, Virtual discussion on the implications of the COVID-19 crisis on financial education and consumer protection policies in the CIS.
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9-10 December 2019
|2019 High-level Event on Financial Education in the CIS. A review of the achievements of the first phase of the Technical Assistance Project and an introduction to Phase II.||Read more|
27-28 August 2018
|The OECD and the National Bank of Kyrgyzstan, with the support of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, brought together Kyrgyz stakeholders and international partners for a National Conference and Workshop on Financial Education in Schools and for Youth. The conference gathered participants from Kyrgyz public institutions – Ministry of Education, Ministry of Finance, Deposit Protection Agency, State Financial Supervision Body, State Agency for Youth, among others. Key nongovernment partners also attended, such as the Union of Banks, the Microfinance Organisation, and the Development Policy Institute. International donors and development organisations including the IFC, GIZ, the German Savings Fund (Sparkasse), joined to bring their knowledge of Kyrgyzstan and lessons learned from their long-term presence in the region. Invited speakers from the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan, and the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan also participated in the event to share their countries’ experience in implementing financial education for youth, and hear more about the challenges faced and solutions found within Kyrgyzstan.|