Ali Akram

Digital Financial Services (DFS) & Financial Inclusion Specialist Zambia

Over 10 years’ experience in Digital Financial Services, Branchless Banking, ADCs, Business Development, and Customer Experience Management.

Posts by Ali Akram

UNHCR Cash-Based Intervention in Meheba refugee settlement in Zambia: The Journey to Digitization

UNHCR cash-based intervention in Meheba refugee settlement in Zambia. The blog explains the journey to digitization.

Reaching the Last Mile: Introducing Digital Payments for Refugees in Meheba, Zambia

UNHCR Zambia had been providing cash assistance to refugees in the Meheba Refugee settlement camp. MSC was engaged to design and test the digitization of cash payments under a project that designed and implemented the digitization of UNHCR’s cash-based interventions (CBI) in the camp. At the time of writing, UNHCR would be replicating lessons from […]