25 July 2021, 06:00 pm
Financial Inclusion in Tribal India
Programme Type
Discussions, Webcasts

Speakers: Prof. S. Narayan, Emeritus Professor and Member, Commission on Nomadic Tribe, Govt. of India; Ms Jayshree Vyas, Managing Director of SEWA Bank; Dr. Shobha Kujur, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Education, Chatra College, Chatra Jharkhand; and Dr. Shiwani, academic and journalist with The Hindustan Times

Chair: Prof. S. Narayan

Financial inclusion has been defined as the process of ensuring access to financial services, timely and adequate credit for vulnerable groups such weaker sections and low income group at an affordable cost. To ascertain the extent of financial inclusion among tribes and nomadic tribes, financial literacy Haats on a weekly basis have been organized. The webinar will discuss the current status and the gaps in their financial inclusion

(Collaboration: Society for Empowerment)