Remittance Prices Worldwide



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On January 29 2020, Ms. Edlira Dashi, Greenback 2.0 project consultant and Mr.

On December 18, 2019 the World Bank in cooperation with the Bank of Albania (BoA) and the Albanian Association of Banks (AAB) will jointly launch the Greenback Academy in Albania.

In Berat on June 16th The World Bank together with Bank of Albania organized the Greenback Runmittance Treasure Hunt in occasion of International

A new Greenback report is out: London, UK! Following the crisis affecting Somali money transfer operators' access to bank accounts in the UK, the World Bank has been working with the UK authorities to support remittance flows to Somalia. It is within this context that a survey of migrants residing in London was funded by DFID-UK and undertaken for the World Bank by Developing Markets Associates, to investigate the level of financial inclusion and the remittance sending practices.

The 7th edition of Balon Mundial, the football competition of migrant communities living in Turin, ended on July 5th with the victory of Brazil. Over 46 teams representing more than 30 counties and a total of 1200 athletes participated this year.

“Rimesse in Onda” (Remittances on Air), a radio show dedicated to remittances, funded by Project Greenback 2.0 - Challenge Fund, ended on Saturday, 26 June.

Last Sunday, an "unexpected" stand appeared in one of the squares of Turin where migrants usually hang out: the stand of "Lo sapevi che?” ("Did you know that?"), a project funded by the European Union to inform migrants on their rights in the labour market. Project Greenback 2.0, in collaboration with “Lo sapevi che?”, was there to provide information about financial services and remittances. A public conference was also organized on Tuesday, June 30, to present the results of “Lo sapevi che?”.